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Pharrell Williams attends the Chanel Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2017-2018 show as part of Haute Couture Paris Fashion Week on July 4, 2017 in Paris, France.
Verizon announced on Friday (April 26) a partnership with Pharrell Williams to launch a tech-infused music curriculum in nationwide Verizon Innovative Learning schools. The education organization under the Verizon Foundation works toward providing free technology, internet access, technology-focused curriculum to under-resourced middle schools.
The partnership also includes the building of a Verizon Innovative Learning Lab, which will feature cutting-edge technology such as augmented reality, virtual reality, robotics and machine learning. The lab will be located in a middle school in Pharrell’s hometown of Virginia Beach.
“I want all children to have access to that kind of creative