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Math... Who Needs It? DVD with Want This Job? CD-ROM!
Math... Who Needs It? DVD with Want This Job? CD-ROM!
Price: $44.90
Formats: DVD and CD-ROM
Grade level: 8-12
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Product Code: MWNI-SPECIAL

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Jaime Escalante is joined by celebrity guests including Bill Cosby, the late jazz great Dizzy Gillespie, and Teri Garr to bring home the message that math isn't something to be afraid of--it's something to use.

Math...Who Needs It?! combines inspiring scenes from Escalante's classroom and behind-the-scenes interviews with professionals in math-related fields. This one-hour special program is used by parents and in a wide array of educational and training groups to help students of all ages answer the question "Why do I need to learn all this stuff?"

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This series of one-minute "microdocumentaries" profiles men and women whose fascinating work reveals the possibilities that exist for those with skill in math and science.  Each clip is accompanied by an activity that allows the viewer to test his or her skills in the field profiled. With surprising depth, this unique resource delivers insight into the high-tech workplace of the future.

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