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

Seventh Echo Film Released

Students from Selly Oak School began working with multi-media artist Jo Loki and Birmingham City University’s Royal Birmingham Conservatoire’s Head of Learning and Participation Richard Shrewsbury on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor Suzie Lind’s testimony. The gifted testimony was one of the 112 survivor interviews captured by Natasha Kaplinsky OBE for the UK […]

Sixth Echo Film Released

Students from Rockwood Academy began working with independent Screen Dance Director and Creative Producer Sima Gonsai on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor Mady Gerrard’s testimony. The gifted testimony was one of the 112 survivor interviews captured by Natasha Kaplinsky OBE for the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation (UKHMF). Working with Sima, the students used […]

Fifth Echo Film Released

In the summer of 2018, students from Nansen Primary School began working with Secret City Arts artistic co-director and writer Mandy Ross on developing an artistic response to Holocaust survivor Marcel Ainsfield’s testimony. The gifted testimony was one of the 112 survivor interviews captured by Natasha Kaplinsky OBE for the UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation (UKHMF). […]