Henry Hepburn

A week in secondary: 3 February 2017

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Post-16 students from every school and further education college in Scotland should be able to visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau and hear testimony from a survivor, after funding for an educational project was renewed. First minister Nicola Sturgeon made the announcement on Holocaust Memorial Day earlier this week. Holocaust Educational Trust chief executive Karen Pollock described the project as “life-changing”. The Scottish government has provided £280,000 to sustain the project for another year. More details are available at het.org.uk

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