Cultural Event Stand and Deliver.2003

Cultural Event Stand and Deliver.2003 - 2/01/07 Jose Ponce...

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2/01/07 Jose Ponce The movie Stand and Deliver was one of my cultural events. It was directed by Ramon Menendez . Edward James Olmos starred as the professor Escalante. Rosanna DeSoto , Carmen Argenziano , Karla Montana , Lou Diamond Phillips , and Vanessa Marquez co-starred. In this film, Jamie Escalante, a very dedicated math teacher, helps 18 students at Garfield Senior High School. All of these students are of mixed backgrounds, and the school is located in East Los Angeles. He helps them learn calculus to pass a placement calculus exam, even though most of these students aren’t even able to do simple math like multiplication or division. There are three main characters in this film. Mr. Escalante, which is the dedicated math teacher that helps the students learn calculus. Angel is a Latino that lives with his grandmother and has trouble with math because he has to choose between studying and hanging out with his friends. Pancho is a student who has a lot of trouble with math because of his limited study skills. The reason I chose to use this movie was because I believed that the whole idea behind this
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