Mind Trust names third round of education fellows to help transform struggling IPS schoolsThe Mind Trust, joined by the Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) and Mayor Joe Hogsett, today announced the third cohort of Innovation School Fellows, talented education innovators who will design, launch and operate "Innovation Network Schools" to replace chronically low-performing schools in IPS., 26 Apr 2016 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust adds two education leaders to help launch and support innovative schoolsThe Mind Trust today announced the addition of two local education leaders" Joe White and Kristin Hines" to its team as the nonprofit gears up to launch new, innovative schools to serve more students in Indianapolis., 29 Mar 2016 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust, UNCF to host community conversation on 'School Equity' next weekThe 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., 19 Jan 2016 0:00:00 -0600The Mind Trust 'Educational Bus Tour' tomorrow POSTPONED due to potential inclement weatherThe Mind Trust's eighth "Educational Bus Tour," which was scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 12, will be POSTPONED due to potential weather delays and inclement weather tomorrow., 11 Jan 2016 0:00:00 -0600Eighth 'Educational Bus Tour' to hit the road again next monthThe Mind Trust will host its eighth in a series of "Educational Bus Tours," which highlight high-performing public schools in Indianapolis for local parents, educators and community members next month., 18 Dec 2015 0:00:00 -0600Fairbanks Foundation awards $3 million to The Mind Trust to continue transforming public education in IndianapolisThe Mind Trust has received a $3 million grant from the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation to help advance The Mind Trust's mission to provide every Indianapolis student with access to a high-quality public school., 8 Dec 2015 0:00:00 -0600The Mind Trust to present report on charter school innovation during Congressional discussion series in WashingtonThe Mind Trust will take part in a Congressional discussion next week to present its report, Raising the Bar: Why Public Charter Schools Must Become Even More Innovative, which issued a national call to action for more innovation in U.S. charter schools and recommended steps various stakeholders should take to foster more creative thinking to make the charter school sector better, broader and bigger., 4 Dec 2015 0:00:00 -0600The Mind Trust awards first-ever grants to empower IPS schools to convert to Innovation Network SchoolsThe Mind Trust today announced that George H. Fisher Elementary School #93 and Cold Spring School would receive its inaugural Educator Empowerment Grants, which will provide $50,000 to each school to develop plans for eventual conversion to Innovation Network Schools., 3 Dec 2015 0:00:00 -0600National education leader & Indy native Kevin Chavous elected to The Mind Trust boardThe Mind Trust's board of directors has elected former Washington D.C. city council member and national education leader Kevin P. Chavous as its newest board member., 17 Nov 2015 0:00:00 -0600Statement from The Mind Trust on the passing of radio legend and pioneer Amos BrownThe Mind Trust today issued the following statement regarding the passing of Indianapolis radio pioneer and community leader Amos Brown:, 7 Nov 2015 0:00:00 -0600