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ERIC Number: EJ419432
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2984
The Jaime Escalante Math Program.
Escalante, Jaime; Dirmann, Jack
Journal of Negro Education, v59 n3 p407-23 Sum 1990
Describes the success of the Escalante Math Program in East Los Angeles in teaching mathematics to poor minority students. Fundamental principles of the program include the following: (1) accountability; (2) hard work; (3) demand; (4) love; (5) parental involvement; (6) respect and values; (7) nutrition; and (8) drug use prevention. Discusses program origins, teaching methods, and educational psychology. (AF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California