Current initiatives

The Mind Trust engages with students, parents, community leaders, and educators to transform education in Indianapolis. Learn how you can get involved in our high-impact programs.

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For Families and Community

Indy Summer Learning Labs

Indy Summer Learning Labs are back for summer 2022! Over 5,000 students entering grades 1-9 in fall 2022 are enrolled to participate in this 5-week program at sites across Marion County. Each site will have daily English and math instruction and fun enrichment activities. The 2022 program dates are June 21 – July 22.

Indiana Learning Lab

The Indiana Learning Lab is an online platform full of easily accessible eLearning resources and lesson ideas that are grounded in solid instructional pedagogy. The Learning Lab is funded by the Indianapolis e-Learning Fund, and provides educators and families with the support they need to support students. Sign up for a free account to access to education experts via live chat, weekly eLearning webinars, and an open community forum to collaborate with others across the state of Indiana.

For School Leaders and Teachers

DriveIndySchools

The Mind Trust has launched DriveIndySchools, a pilot that will explore a collaborative, community-driven solution to public school transportation challenges. The pilot will offer five schools efficient routing services, operational support, and bus driver recruitment and training to help meet the transportation needs of students and families. DriveIndySchools is a partnership between The Mind Trust, 4mativ Technologies, Miller Transportation, Believe Circle City High School, Global Preparatory Academy, Invent Learning Hub, Promise Prep, and Rooted School Indianapolis.

Fellowship Quarterly Happy Hour

The Mind Trust’s Fellowship Quarterly Happy Hours offer educators and aspiring Fellows the opportunity to mix and mingle with education professionals and The Mind Trust’s staff. Our next happy hour is slated for September 20th at 6pm. Join us then to learn more about us, the application process, and the School Fellowship.