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| May 31, 2017
The Mind Trust announces $1.6 million in awards to current and new public schools in Indianapolis

The Mind Trust announces $1.6 million in awards to current and new public schools in Indianapolis Indianapolis – The Mind Trust today announced $1.6 million in investments that will support the launch or development of several current and new public schools in Indianapolis. Many of the investment recipients are also Innovation Schools, a category of […]

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| May 22, 2017
Training overhaul aimed at big IPS shortfall: Just 1 in 4 student teachers stick around.

Seventy-four student teachers trained in Indianapolis Public Schools last year. But just 17 of those freshly minted educators were hired by the district after they graduated.  In a district where some schools struggle to hire enough teachers, that gap is a problem.  That’s why IPS is revamping teacher training to give student teachers more time […]

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| May 11, 2017
Two Indy schools selected for cohort to reimagine K-12 learning

Two future Indianapolis public schools – Ignite Achievement Academy and Purdue Polytechnic High School – have been selected as members of the 2017 Invent Cohort at NewSchools Venture Fund.

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