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March 6, 2018
Indianapolis Public Schools didn’t follow the playbook on its big tax request. Now it’s playing catch-up.
District officials said backpedaling on the referendums showed responsiveness to community concerns.
February 15, 2018
Indianapolis Public Schools leaders could scale back their appeal for tax increases
The board president said there is a consensus among board members that the original proposal would raise taxes too much.
January 9, 2018
Inner circle: Here is the team helping Ferebee chart a new course for Indianapolis schools
As 2018 begins, the district is at a watershed moment.
September 28, 2017
Hired: Indianapolis Public Schools chooses principals to help ‘reinvent’ high schools
All four principals are current IPS staffers.
September 28, 2016
Panel: What it means to be a ‘quality educator’ has changed in the 21st century
Geoff Davis teaches English and math to fifth and sixth graders at Indianapolis Public School 56. He also teaches them to play the ukulele. Why…
August 29, 2016
How charters became the most segregated schools in Indianapolis
While one in four charter schools are over 90 percent black, IPS has just two schools where segregation is that extreme.
June 20, 2016
Charter schools see explosive growth in Indiana, doubling in five years
Charter growth in Indianapolis has accelerated enrollment losses by Indianapolis Public Schools — which is down more than 10,000 students in the last decade.
March 15, 2016
More Indianapolis charter schools ranked high on the 2015 state exam
Compared to their rank in the state in 2014, IPS and private schools in Marion County slipped lower.
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February 26, 2016
His journey from school to law led back to education
Ahmed young is the director of the office of education innovation for the city of Indianapolis.
February 1, 2016
Ahmed Young wants to help push the city's education efforts in a new direction
Hogsett's new education director has been a teacher and lawyer specializing in education.
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