Category Archives: Space & Place

LRC Connect schools meeting

This morning Leicester City Council ran a face-to-face meeting of the LRC Connect group. The group is mainly made up of school librarians, although school staff who work closely with school librarians also attend. The meeting was kindly hosted by … Continue reading

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Leicester City Schools Taking BYOD Forward

Photo credit: Picture shared under a Creative Commons Licence by Charles Rodstrom Schools internationally are looking at how the currently untapped resource of learner owned devices can be put to better use. This has resulted in a recent explosion of … Continue reading

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Rushey Mead Secondary School

Some pictures from the new school which opened this week. Congratulations to everyone who made it happen! Tweet

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LRC Connect

The Council’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) Youth Engagement Team consulted 400 young people aged between 11-19, to find out what Leicester learners’ priorities are. Young people told us that they regard the library as one of the most … Continue reading

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Connected Libraries

Leicester City Council is organising and running an exciting project for secondary school librarians and Learning Resource Centre (LRC) managers, in partnership with De Montfort University’s Centre for Enhancing Learning through Technology (CELT). The LRC Connect project supports the Leicester … Continue reading

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Welcome to LCC SchoolTech!

Welcome to LCC SchoolTech! Leicester City Council’s Building Schools for the Future (BSF) Programme is providing the city with a once in a lifetime opportunity to not only  improve school buildings, but to make sure schools in Leicester are at … Continue reading

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