Jaime Escalante: sensational teacher

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Pub. Date:
[1996]
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Based on personal interviews with teacher Jaime Escalante, author Ann Byers depicts the life of this determined man who has overcome great obstacles to reach the goal he set for himself and who encourages and motivates young people to do the same. Using nontraditional techniques and mathematical games, he motivates his students to excel. Escalante's unique style of teaching inspired the movie Stand and Deliver.
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9780894907630
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MG
Level 7.3, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
980L
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Escalante, Jaime. -- Juvenile literature
Hispanic American mathematics teachers -- California -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Hispanic Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Literature
Mathematics teachers -- California -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Teachers -- Juvenile literature
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Hispanic American mathematics teachers
Hispanic Americans
Mathematics teachers
Teachers