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ALT responds to Digital teaching and learning during the coronavirus pandemic: Call for evidence

17 September 2020
ALT is preparing a response to the Digital teaching and learning during the coronavirus pandemic: Call for evidence. This call for evidence is seeking a wide breadth of sector input and experience to understand the challenges faced, and lessons learned from remote teaching and learning delivery...
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The Open Covid Pledge: lifting the lid

07 September 2020
Since we launched the Open Covid Pledge for Education, more than 100 open educators and more than 40 organisations have pledged to share their knowledge to support the educational response to COVID-19. It’s a wonderful expression of solidarity in the face of enormous challenges. But what does an...

Call for Papers: 2020 Mobile Mixed Reality Special Collection Update

07 September 2020
                  Guest editors Associate Professor Thomas Cochrane, Centre for the Study of Higher Education, the University of Melbourne, Australia. Cochrane.t@unimelb.edu.au Associate Professor James Birt, Faculty of Society and Design, Bond University, Australia. jbirt@bond.edu.au Dr Vickel...

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24 August 2020
It is with the deepest of sadness that the ALT community learned of the untimely passing of Emeritus Professor Mark Stiles. Mark was an early pioneer of learning technologies in the Vocational,...
10 August 2020
As we begin to imagine - and to shape - the ‘new normal’ in education, we need every opportunity to learn from each other. Today the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) is proud to support the...
05 August 2020
About This blog post is a preamble to my session at the ALT 2020 Online Summit on what we can learn from UX principles for making more accessible and inclusive learning experiences. It outlines some...
05 August 2020
‘President’ is a loaded term, but my Tweets are of a higher standard than that American one, so I think it’s ok. My first ALT conference was in 2004. I remember it was at Exeter University and that I...
03 August 2020
This is a statement by the Information Literacy Group, a special interest group of the CILIP, the library and information association. Our members come from a range of backgrounds, including...
03 August 2020
In the light of the coronavirus pandemic, education has been rapidly transformed by the increasing necessity to deliver remote learning and teaching, and consequently, online assessment practices....
29 July 2020
Closing date: 15 September 2020 Research in Learning Technology (RLT)  is the peer reviewed, Open Access journal published by the Association for Learning Technology. RLT aims to raise the profile of...
29 July 2020
We are delighted to announce that a number of free scholarship places are still available for the Online Summer Summit this year, thanks to our first Scholarship Sponsor, Vevox. The deadline for...
28 July 2020
The Communities of Practice project is led by the Association for Learning Technology (ALT) and funded by Ufi - the VocTech Trust. The project goal is to establish a successful ‘community of practice...
23 July 2020
The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the European Association of Computer Assisted Language Learning (EUROCALL) on 4 March 2020.   ALT’s...