TEKS Expectation 7.12C

7.12C Analyze the impact of significant industries in Texas such as aerospace, medical, and computer technologies on local, national, and international markets.
Belongs to Statement 7.12: The student understands the interdependence of the Texas economy with the United States and the world.

Teach this expectation using entries from our Handbook

Our Handbook entries are written by volunteer historians and professionals, reviewed by TSHA staff, vetted by scholars, and approved by the TSHA Chief Historian.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

A Journey to the Moon through Texas: Texas and the Apollo Program
Aerial view of Bayfront, Corpus Christi, Texas
Agriculture in Texas
Amos J. Pouncey in Buick dealership garage, Gorman, Texas, 1920
Artifacts on desk at exhibit at Texas Bankers Association Headquarters in Austin, Texas
Back to Business After Reconstruction
Child Labor in America
Counties and County Seats
Counties of Texas
Curriculum Guide for Teaching Texas History
Daily Life
Depression to Prosperity
Economics presentations
Hazardous Business: Industry, Regulation, and the Texas Railroad Commission
Houston Ship Channel images
Image Gallery for the Curriculum Guide For Teaching Texas History
Jo Ann Stiles
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
Livestock in Texas
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County
Oil Industry
Photograph of Ship and Boats in a Channel, Houston, 1948
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Pioneer Texas Architects
Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection
Santa Rita: The University of Texas Oil Discovery
Street view of the 300 block of Main Street (oldest known photograph of Houston)
Texas - The Big State Activity
Texas Boomtowns: The Impact of Oil Discovery on a Community
Texas Economics - Eras and Individuals
Texas Economics, Politics, and Society
Texas in Transition: Social, Political, and Economic Issues in 1920s Texas
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Carlos E. CastaƱeda
Texas Originals: Clara Driscoll
The Astrodome: Houston's Own 8th Wonder of the World
The Commercial Melting Pot - 20th Century Texas Business
Timber! - The Texas Lumber Industry
Transportation in Texas
W. D. Smith Commercial Photography

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