Mind Trust launches national recruitment effort for two school incubators in IndianapolisTalent Matters seeks the nation's brightest innovators to help transform education in city., 25 Aug 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust, UNCF to host community conversation with local educators on 'What Makes a Great School'The Mind Trust and UNCF will host another in a series of "community conversations" designed to engage the local community in discussions around improving public education in Indianapolis. The topic of August's panel discussion will be "What Makes a Great School" and will feature conversations with local educators and education experts., 21 Aug 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust awards fellowship to Caitlin Hannon to promote unified information & enrollment system for Indianapolis schoolsThe Mind Trust today announced that Caitlin Hannon of Indianapolis was awarded its Education Entrepreneur Fellowship, through which she will develop and launch Enroll Indy, a new nonprofit that will create a unified enrollment system in Indianapolis to provide parents with a central hub for information about various public school options and how to enroll their child in one of those schools., 10 Aug 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust receives $125,000 from The Glick Fund to launch Innovation Network Schools within IPSThe Mind Trust has received a $125,000 award from The Glick Fund, a fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF), to advance the Innovation School Fellowship, one of The Mind Trust's three education incubators., 20 Jul 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust names charter school leader to lead development efforts, special projectsThe Mind Trust today announced that Lauren Rush, currently chief operations officer for the Community Charter Network in Indianapolis, will join The Mind Trust as director of development and special projects., 29 Jun 2015 0:00:00 -0500Former Gov. Daniels, former Mayor Peterson to headline evening of discussion about transforming educationFormer Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels and former Indianapolis Mayor Bart Peterson will headline Celebrating the Transformation of Education through Public Policy, a special evening hosted by The Mind Trust, to discuss their administrations' work and experiences transforming public education., 11 Jun 2015 0:00:00 -0500How The Mind Trust Attracts Education EntrepreneursThe Mind Trust grew out of a mayoral effort to create high-quality schools in Indianapolis " and on the surface it's focused on creating great charter schools and district "innovation schools." But the organization's founder and CEO, David Harris, says The Mind Trust's most important mandate is attracting and cultivating talented education entrepreneurs in Indianapolis., 7 Jun 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust adds Indianapolis' charter schools chief to leadership teamThe Mind Trust today announced that Brandon Brown, currently the City of Indianapolis' charter schools director for Mayor Greg Ballard, will join The Mind Trust as Vice President of Education Innovation next month., 27 May 2015 0:00:00 -0500Can Indy's past predict our kids' future?The Mind Trust in Indianapolis has remarkably similar goals to Cincinnati's Accelerate Great School., 26 May 2015 0:00:00 -0500Partners name new education fellows charged with remaking struggling IPS schoolsThe Mind Trust - joined by Mayor Greg Ballard and Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) superintendent Dr. Lewis D. Ferebee - today announced its second round of Innovation School Fellows, one of the nation's unique educational partnerships to advance public education., 12 May 2015 0:00:00 -0500