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Watch the petition delivery

Feb 15, 202401 min read
Watch the petition delivery
On February 7, a group of public school parents unveiled their petition calling for Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) to grow proven models from all school types, including local charter schools. The petition led by parents garnered more than 1,000 signatures, showcasing strong community support for district leaders to develop a strategy that will close the […]

Continuing the push for IPS to grow what works

Feb 8, 202401 min read
Continuing the push for IPS to grow what works
Yesterday, advocates delivered a petition to IPS leaders. In total, over 1,000 community members in IPS ZIP codes signed this call for district leaders to develop a specific plan to grow the best schools for Black and Brown students according to state assessment data. And we had a great crowd of parents on hand to […]

Parents release petition signed by over 1,000

Feb 7, 202404 min read
Parents release petition signed by over 1,000
For Immediate Release February 7, 2024 Contact:Kayla Mattas765.721.2833 (mobile) Parents release petition signed by over 1,000 calling for district to grow top schools for Black and Brown students INDIANAPOLIS – A group of public school parents unveiled their petition today calling for Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) to grow proven models from all school types, including […]

Media Advisory | Parents to deliver petition

Feb 6, 202403 min read
Media Advisory | Parents to deliver petition
Media Advisory Feb. 6, 2024 Contact:Kayla Mattas765.721.2833 (mobile) Parents to deliver petition signed by 1,000 IPS residents calling for district to grow top schools for Black and Brown students INDIANAPOLIS – A group of public-school parents will hold a press conference at 12:00 p.m. on February 7 to present their petition, which has gathered over […]

Join parents delivering petition to IPS leaders

Jan 23, 202402 min read
Join parents delivering petition to IPS leaders
Over the past few months, parents launched a petition calling on IPS leaders to create a plan to systematically grow public school programs that are closing the opportunity gap and showing evidence of sustained success for Black and Brown students. The petition ended up with more than 1,000 signatures within IPS! We want you to be […]

I hope there are no plans to abolish the A-F system

Jan 10, 202404 min read
I hope there are no plans to abolish the A-F system
For years now, I’ve advocated that kids in every neighborhood have access to a great school. I’ve advocated for failing schools to model after successful ones that close the opportunity or achievement gap because I know all too well the gaps that exist in many of our schools. This January, I testified at the State […]

Watch the petition delivery

Feb 15, 202401 min read
Watch the petition delivery
On February 7, a group of public school parents unveiled their petition calling for Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) to grow proven models from all school types, including local charter schools. The petition led by parents garnered more than 1,000 signatures, showcasing strong community support for district leaders to develop a strategy that will close the […]

Continuing the push for IPS to grow what works

Feb 8, 202401 min read
Continuing the push for IPS to grow what works
Yesterday, advocates delivered a petition to IPS leaders. In total, over 1,000 community members in IPS ZIP codes signed this call for district leaders to develop a specific plan to grow the best schools for Black and Brown students according to state assessment data. And we had a great crowd of parents on hand to […]

Parents release petition signed by over 1,000

Feb 7, 202404 min read
Parents release petition signed by over 1,000
For Immediate Release February 7, 2024 Contact:Kayla Mattas765.721.2833 (mobile) Parents release petition signed by over 1,000 calling for district to grow top schools for Black and Brown students INDIANAPOLIS – A group of public school parents unveiled their petition today calling for Indianapolis Public Schools (IPS) to grow proven models from all school types, including […]

Media Advisory | Parents to deliver petition

Feb 6, 202403 min read
Media Advisory | Parents to deliver petition
Media Advisory Feb. 6, 2024 Contact:Kayla Mattas765.721.2833 (mobile) Parents to deliver petition signed by 1,000 IPS residents calling for district to grow top schools for Black and Brown students INDIANAPOLIS – A group of public-school parents will hold a press conference at 12:00 p.m. on February 7 to present their petition, which has gathered over […]

Join parents delivering petition to IPS leaders

Jan 23, 202402 min read
Join parents delivering petition to IPS leaders
Over the past few months, parents launched a petition calling on IPS leaders to create a plan to systematically grow public school programs that are closing the opportunity gap and showing evidence of sustained success for Black and Brown students. The petition ended up with more than 1,000 signatures within IPS! We want you to be […]

I hope there are no plans to abolish the A-F system

Jan 10, 202404 min read
I hope there are no plans to abolish the A-F system
For years now, I’ve advocated that kids in every neighborhood have access to a great school. I’ve advocated for failing schools to model after successful ones that close the opportunity or achievement gap because I know all too well the gaps that exist in many of our schools. This January, I testified at the State […]
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