Jaime Escalante, an appreciation

Jaime Escalante

As this report from  NPR’s Claudio Sanchez makes clear, Jaime Escalante, the real teacher who inspired  the movie Stand and Deliver,  wanted to be remembered simply as a good teacher.  Which, because he helped his students exceed their expectations, he was.

— Richard Lee Colvin

POSTED BY ON March 31, 2010