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Stand and Deliver

[cert PG, 102 mins]

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a Hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students.

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Director: Ramon Menendez

Starring: Edward James Olmos, Estelle Harris

Level: AS, A2, GCSE, KS3

Subjects: Media Studies, PSHE & Citizenship

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