02/23/2015

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Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

On Tuesday, February 17th at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, New Profit joined an amazing group of partners - including John Legend, WME | IMG, Public School NYC and Understood.org - to launch Reimagine Learning, an initiative designed to support schools and communities in the creation of learning environments that unleash individual promise and creativity in all children.

Below are some of our favorite photos from the event:

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Shelly London, Poses Family Foundation, Vanessa Kirsch, Sarah Adolphson, WME Foundation.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Poet LeDerick Horne opened the show with a call to action.
"What do you dare?"

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion WeekMaxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow, event co-hosts and designers of Public School NYC, introduce the fashion show featuring their designs.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Public School NYC Fashion Show

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

John Legend performs Shine

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Entrepreneur Max Ash, Star of ABC's Shark Tank and Understood.org Board of Advocates member Daymond John, and Samuel Ash.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

MIT Media Lab's Makey Makey - a device that allows one to make music out of anything!

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Eric Rosenbaum, co-inventor of the Makey Makey Project demonstrates the device.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Marcus Soutra, Chief Operating Officer of Eye to Eye national, one of Reimagine Learning's amazing partners.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Eric Dawson, President and Co-Founder of Peace First, and Amanda Matos, Peace First Prize winner.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Vanessa Kirsch, Founder and CEO of New Profit, poses with John Legend after his performance.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow, of Public School NYC with Elyse Eidman-Aadahl, Executive Director of the National Writing Project, and Jesse Boykins III.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Sangeeta Tyagi, President of YouthBuild.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Ronald Ash, Sam Ash, Entrepreneur Max Ash, and Jennifer Ash.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Hannah Bronfman takes a break from DJing to pose for the camera.
Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen smile for the cameras.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Jesse Boykins III, Chrissy Teigen and Hannah Bronfman.

Reimagine Learning Launch John Legend, Public School, WME | IMG & New Profit Unveil Reimagine Learning Initiative At Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

How Will You Reimagine Learning?

Learn more at letsreimaginelearning.com