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Math, who needs it?!

Author: Jaime Escalante; Rob Mikuriya; FASE Productions.
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : FASE Productions, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beginning in Jaime Escalante's East Los Angeles classroom, this video is a fun and exciting adventure showing how math is used in real life. With guest appearences by Bill Cosby, Dizzy Gillespie, Teri Garr, Joe Piscopo, Marla Gibbs, Paul Rodriguez, Jeff Altman, Rosana DeSoto, Paula Poundstone, Charles Fleischer, D.L. Hughley, world class professionals, engineers and designers, viewers are shown the applications of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jaime Escalante; Rob Mikuriya; FASE Productions.
OCLC Number: 45109840
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on PBS television series, Futures.
Credits: Writers, Steven R. Heard, Rob Mikuriya, Jaime Escalante ; editors, Lisa Trull, John T. Davis.
Performer(s): Featuring Jaime Escalante, Bill Cosby, Dizzy Gillespie, Teri Garr.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 booklet ([4] pages : illustrations ; 28 cm)
Details: VHS; stereo.
Other Titles: Futures (Television program)
Responsibility: with Jaime Escalante.

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Beginning in Jaime Escalante's East Los Angeles classroom, this video is a fun and exciting adventure showing how math is used in real life. With guest appearences by Bill Cosby, Dizzy Gillespie, Teri Garr, Joe Piscopo, Marla Gibbs, Paul Rodriguez, Jeff Altman, Rosana DeSoto, Paula Poundstone, Charles Fleischer, D.L. Hughley, world class professionals, engineers and designers, viewers are shown the applications of math from skateboard design to fashion, sports and music.

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