http://www.themindtrust.org/newsFifth 'Educational Bus Tour' hits the road again next weekIndianapolis " The Mind Trust will host its fifth in a series of "Educational Bus Tours," which highlight high-performing public schools in Indianapolis for local parents, educators and community members next week.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/may/fifth-educational-bus-tour-hits-the-road-again-next-weekMon, 4 May 2015 0:00:00 -0500State budget threatens education progressImproving educational outcomes for all Indianapolis students demands a key ingredient: talented people. This includes not only excellent teachers and principals, but also innovative social entrepreneurs who can launch quality schools and programs that address the needs of underserved kids.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/april/state-budget-threatens-education-progressWed, 22 Apr 2015 0:00:00 -0500The Mind Trust selects Jihada Garrett as director of community engagementThe Mind Trust today announced that Jihada Garrett will join the education non-profit as director of community engagement.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/april/the-mind-trust-selects-jihada-garrett-as-director-of-community-engagementWed, 15 Apr 2015 0:00:00 -0500Pastor Hampton to highlight fourth 'Educational Bus Tour' of innovative, high-performing public schoolsFebruary's rescheduled bus tour.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/april/pastor-hampton-to-highlight-fourth-educational-bus-tour--of-innovative-high-performing-public-schoolsMon, 13 Apr 2015 0:00:00 -0500Letter to the Editor: Innovation Network Schools give IPS a chance to transform itselfDistrict should fully seize the opportunity to drive improvement through autonomous schools.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/march/letter-to-the-editor-innovation-network-schools-give-ips-a-chance-to-transform-itselfTue, 24 Mar 2015 0:00:00 -0500Tully: Once a Ball State linebacker, now an education leaderAfter years of disheartening battles between traditional schools and education-reform advocates, a new partnership is a welcome development. It's one that puts students ahead of turf wars and egos.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/march/tully-once-a-ball-state-linebacker-now-an-education-leaderFri, 20 Mar 2015 0:00:00 -0500Lilly Foundation awards $1 million to advance The Mind Trust's goal of transforming public education in IndianapolisThe Mind Trust will receive a $1 million grant from The Eli Lilly and Company Foundation to help advance The Mind Trust's goal of providing every Indianapolis student access to a high-quality public school, The Mind Trust announced today.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/february/lilly-foundation-awards-1-million-to-advance-the-mind-trusts-goal-of-transforming-public-education-in-indianapolisMon, 9 Feb 2015 0:00:00 -0600Pastor Hampton to highlight fourth 'Educational Bus Tour' of innovative, high-performing public schoolsThe Mind Trust will host its fourth in a series of "Educational Bus Tours," which highlight high-performing public schools in Indianapolis for local parents, educators and community members, later this month.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/february/pastor-hampton-to-highlight-fourth-educational-bus-tour-of-innovative-high-performing-public-schoolsThu, 5 Feb 2015 0:00:00 -0600The Mind Trust fellowship results in approval of first IPS 'Innovation Network School,' gives autonomy to transform under-performing schoolsThe Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) Board of Commissioners this evening approved the Phalen Leadership Academies (PLA) to start IPS' first Innovation Network School, a transformative, new approach to public education that gives traditional IPS schools new freedom and flexibility to innovate at the school level.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/january/the-mind-trust-fellowship-results-in-approval-of-first-ips-innovation-network-school-gives-autonomy-to-transform-under-performing-schoolsTue, 27 Jan 2015 0:00:00 -0600Lilly Endowment awards $3.4 million to The Mind Trust to recruit talented educators to Indianapolis public schoolsThe Mind Trust has received a $3.42 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to recruit and support 300 talented educators to teach and serve Indianapolis public school students, leaders of The Mind Trust said today.http://www.themindtrust.org/news/2015/january/lilly-endowment-awards-34-million-to-the-mind-trust-to-recruit-talented-educators-to-indianapolis-public-schoolsMon, 26 Jan 2015 0:00:00 -0600