| Jaime Escalante
| Character Information
Jaime Escalante is a teacher in the film Stand and Deliver.
Homer watched Stand and Deliver to learn how to become a better teacher. In the film, Escalante tells a student to go to the workshop and make himself a push broom because he's going to need it.
Behind the Laughter
Jaime Escalante (December 31, 1930 – March 30, 2010) was a Bolivian educator. He was the focus of the film Stand and Deliver where he was portrayed by Edward James Olmos.