In February 2011 ALT's Trustees approved a new three year strategy covering the period 2011-2014. ALT is an independent educational charity with the charitable object "to advance education through increasing, exploring and disseminating knowledge in the field of learning technology for the benefit of the general public". The strategies main purpose is to:
- translate ALT’s single charitable object into a practical strategy;
- provide people and organisations inside and outside ALT with an overview of ALT’s approach;
- set priority activities to shape the work of ALT’s committees, office-holders and staff.