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Annual Conference 2018: Call for Proposals

12 February 2018
For ALT’s 25th Annual Conference, we will bring together different critical perspectives in Learning Technology from across our community that will examine the challenges ahead and question the shape of things to come. Call now open until 8 March 2018 We now invite you to submit a proposal under...
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Community guide: how to engage with start-ups

06 February 2018
How and why should Learning Technologists engage with startups? When we asked that question, we quickly came across a whole range of barriers that stand in the way. The manner in which colleges and universities procure, implement and develop their use of technology for learning, teaching and...
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Joint update from the Chair and Chief Executive

02 February 2018
Dear Members A year ago we launched ALT’s Strategy 2017-2020 and since then we have made great progress putting our shared values into practice and working together to meet our aims. We reported to Members and stakeholders from across sectors in ALT’s Annual Report [PDF] and at the AGM in September...

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25 January 2018
Oxford Brookes University has been the host institution of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) since October 1999. From 1 February 2018, we will be entering a new phase of the relationship...
11 January 2018
CMALT, ALT’s Certified Membership scheme, is a peer-based professional accreditation scheme developed by ALT to enable people whose work involves Learning Technology to: have their experience and...
11 January 2018
Blended Learning Essentials (BLE) is a free online course for the Vocational Education and Training sector to promote effective practice and pedagogy in blended learning. The course is designed for...
10 January 2018
ALT's Open Access, peer-reviewed journal, Research in Learning Technology (RLT) has been awarded the DOAJ Seal. The DOAJ Seal is a mark of certification for open access journals, awarded by DOAJ to...
12 December 2017
Today we are launching this year’s Annual Survey. This is a key opportunity to help set priorities for the coming period. We will use the results of this survey to inform the work of ALT for the...
12 December 2017
Executive Summary ALT has produced this call to action to highlight to education policy makers and professionals how Open Education and OER can expand inclusive and equitable access to education and...
11 December 2017
ALT is delighted to be supporting dev.ac.uk, a two day event for software developers working in further and higher education. As part of this Martin Hamilton, Futurologist at Jisc, highlights why the...
08 December 2017
We are looking to recruit an Events Manager to cover for maternity leave within our team from January 2018 for a fixed term period of between 9-12 months.   The role is part-time and home-based and...
08 December 2017
ALT events attract participants from across the UK and internationally. We aim to vary the location of our face-to-face events each year and recently Liverpool, Warwick, Manchester and London have...
04 December 2017
We are delighted to announce that the 400th successful CMALT candidate has recently been awarded the accreditation. Clare Lewis, Postgraduate Programme Officer at the Department of Sociology at...