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| April 20, 2017
Harris: Lawmakers must invest in IPS success

Indianapolis Public Schools has made unprecedented strides over the last few years to operate more efficiently while improving educational opportunities for some of the city’s most disadvantaged students. In a state that has long focused on outcomes-driven approaches, Indiana policymakers should reward IPS’ efforts and support the district’s positive trajectory. The Indiana Senate budget proposal […]

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| April 20, 2017
Harris: For school choice to work nationally, the Trump administration must first invest locally

Betsy DeVos’s confirmation as education secretary has triggered intense interest over what the Department of Education will do to bolster school choice reforms like charter schools and private school vouchers.

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| April 20, 2017
Mind Trust drawing big dollars from national donors

Since 2015, The Mind Trust has raised $31 million, with sizable donations from national entities, including the Arkansas-based Walton Family Foundation and Austin, Texas-based Michael and Susan Dell Foundation.

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April 12, 2017
The Mind Trust to sponsor first cohort of Indy school leaders for intensive training at national education school

The Mind Trust has selected its first ever class of Indianapolis school leaders for the National Principals and Principal Supervisors Academy Fellowship, a partnership with the Relay Graduate School of Education to help local school leaders excel as educators and managers.

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| March 2, 2017
The Mind Trust, UNCF to Host “Community Conversation” on School Finance Next Week

The Mind Trust, UNCF to Host “Community Conversation” on School Finance Next Week Indianapolis – The Mind Trust and UNCF will host another in a series of “Community Conversations,” which engage the local community in discussions around improving public education in Indianapolis, next week. The topic of March’s panel discussion will be school finance. The […]

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