Riverbank Academy release first Coventry Echo

Hate Is No Solution is the result of an artistic residency from Melissa Daly of Open Theatre at Riverbank Academy, which puts the testimony of Holocaust Survivor Gabor Lacko at the centre of the Echo. The Echo is the response from the students to the testimony of Holocaust Survivor Gabor Lacko Assisting Riverbank Academy students […]

Rockwood Academy host The Great Get Together 2019

15 schools from Birmingham and Coventry celebrated the Great Get Together at Rockwood Academy on Friday 21st June 2019. The Great Get Together is a national campaign run by the Jo Cox Foundation. This year is the third Great Get Together and falls on what would have been Jo Cox’s 45th birthday. The driving force […]

Finham Park School host first Coventry School sharing

On Tuesday 21st May 2019, Finham Park School delivered the first sharing from a Coventry school since the Echo Eternal project’s expansion into the city. Commemorating the testimony of Holocaust Survivor Ruth David, gifted as part of Echo Eternal by the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation (UKHMF), the sharing brought to life Ruth’s journey from her […]

Beacon Schools visit Warsaw on UCL Study Trip

Jewellery Quarter Academy, Rockwood Academy and Nishkam High School’s Heads of History visited Warsaw, the capital of Poland, as part of University College London’s (UCL) Centre for Holocaust Education’s Beacon School programme. Mr Soper, Mr Singh and Miss Moody joined other Beacon Schools on the annual study visit during the 10th-13th May 2019. The study […]

CORE Education Trust CEO Adrian Packer CBE wins award for Commemorative Arts Project

On the 8th March 2019, CORE Education Trust CEO Adrian Packer CBE was awarded with the Leon Greenman Holocaust Education Award for Outstanding Artistic Interpretations during Royal Wootton Bassett Academy’s Empowering Young People To Change The World 2019 Gala. Adrian was acknowledged for his work in creating the Echo Eternal project for the UK Holocaust […]

Nishkam High School students meet Holocaust Survivor Zdenka Fantlova

On Friday 1st March, students from Nishkam High School visited the home of Holocaust Survivor Zdenka Fantlova, alongside CORE Education Trust CEO and Echo Eternal founder Adrian Packer CBE, to discuss their work on the Echo Eternal project, which was inspired by her testimony. As part of the inaugural year of Echo Eternal, a commemorative […]

Year 2 planning continues as Coventry Schools are introduced to Echo Eternal

On Tuesday 12th February 2019, CORE Education Trust met with the six Coventry schools chosen to join the Echo Eternal family as Year 2 planning continues. Taking place at Hays Education’s Coventry office, the chosen schools were introduced to the project, the echoes so far, and its future plans. The six schools joining the Echo […]

Echo Eternal: Horizons Brochure

If you’d like to find out more information about our commemorative performance Horizons, which took place at The Town Hall, Birmingham, on the 28th January, you can view the event’s programme below: Echo Eternal: Horizons Programme