a heart that beats for me - There’s a heart out there and it beats for me. It pumps blood through veins and he doesn’t know it yet but it pumps for me. When you’re young, love comes ...
01 April 2010
Jaime Escalante, 79, educator, community activist
Bolivian born American educator, Jaime Escalante, 79, passed away after a long battle with cancer. Mr. Escalante and his efforts to battle institutional racism in public schools was portrayed in the 1988 movie, Stand and Deliver.
National Public Radio has the best obituary/tribute (click the audio button) so I don't really have anything to add.