The program was launched this year, with the Mind Trust, to create opportunities for educators and others to propose ways to transform low-performing and underused schools.
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September 24, 2014
June 27, 2014
The winners of the "Innovation School Fellowship" proposed a Montessori-style K-12 school, a blended learning K-6 school, and another design that heavily focuses on entrepreneurship and student engagement.
June 06, 2014
Paul Hill proposes ways for reformers to find and cultivate local talent while transforming failing schools system.
July 01, 2013
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June 21, 2013
Wake County has a new superintendent.
March 13, 2013
An analysis of charter school performance in five cities across the U.S. found that charters outperformed their district counterparts but lagged behind statewide performance.
January 10, 2013
The program, for four-year-olds, is poised to become the state's largest publicly-funded effort at early childhood education.
December 18, 2012
Charter school students in Indiana outperformed their traditional public school counterparts, and the showing among Indianapolis' charter schoool population was especially strong, a new study shows.
November 15, 2012
The Indianapolis school board has three new members who are likely to support education "reform." While folks are still trying to tease out the education reform implications of union leader Glenda Ritz's election night victory over current Indiana state superintendent Tony Bennett, the Indianapolis school board election told a different story.
October 19, 2012
Superintendents, school board members, and school leaders gathered in Indianapolis this week for the 56th annual fall conference of the Council of the Great City Schools.