Jon Stewart hosts First Annual Blue School Fundraiser in support of the Blue School and its outreach programs
New York City’s Blue School, preschool and elementary educational center co-founded by the creators of Blue Man Group, combines the most effective established strategies in education with new approaches backed by advances in neuroscience, human development and social-emotional intelligence, to develop a curriculum which helps children fall in love with the joy of curiosity and learning. This approach, along with their vision for expansion and curriculum-sharing, adds the Blue School to a list of luminaries seeking global education transformation.
The evening will feature “lively entertainment and dialogue” from such entertainment luminaries as:
Hosted by Jon Stewart.
Tickets to this benefit start at $250.
More details after the jump.
WHO: Jon Stewart, Blue Man Group and friends
WHAT: Blue School Fundraising Gala
WHEN: Thursday, April 2, 2009 6pm
WHERE: The Angel Orensanz Foundation
172 Norfolk Street, NYC 10002