The Mind Trust aims to provide every student in Indianapolis with access to a high-quality, world-class education. Founded in 2006, the Mind Trust has been striving to do that by recruiting and developing talented, innovative educators, launching high quality schools with the conditions for success and engaging neighborhoods and communities to help lead education innovation.
Education Cities is a nonprofit network of 31 city-based organizations in 24 cities working to dramatically increase the number of great public schools across the country. Their members are nonprofit organizations that create and coordinate ecosystems that foster the growth of high-quality public schools in their respective cities.
The Progressive Policy Institute is an independent, innovative, and high-impact DC-based think tank founded in 1989. As the original “idea mill” for President Bill Clinton’s New Democrats, PPI has a long legacy of promoting break-the-mold ideas aimed at economic growth, national security, and modern, performance-based government. Today, PPI’s unique mix of political realism and policy innovation continues to make it a leading source of pragmatic and creative ideas.