TEKS Expectation 7.19B

7.19B Identify Texas leaders in science and technology such as Walter Cunningham, Michael DeBakey, Denton Cooley, Benjy Brooks, Michael Dell, and Howard Hughes Sr.
Belongs to Statement 7.19: The student understands the impact of scientific discoveries and technological innovations on the political, economic, and social development of Texas.

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.

Texas Leaders in Science & Technology

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

"Teaching Diversity: A K-12 Guide to Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Israel in the Public School Classroom."
A World of Interest: Frida Kahlo's Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird
African Americans
African-American Churches
After Reconstruction: Problems of African Americans in the South
Agnes OBrien West Residence, 403 E. North Street, Refugio, Texas
Albert Zilians Turko-Russian bathing establishment and barbershop at No. 2 South Alamo Street, San Antonio, Texas
Alexander and Orienta (Rossi) Rigamonti
Alice and Helene Lungkwitz
Alice and Jewel Kitamura in yard of Shimotsu residence at Landa Farms, Donna, Texas
Alice Gutierrez and Edward Gutierrez
Alicia Martinez in graduation dress, 1910
Alicia, Wenceslao, and Aurora Martinez, 1907
Altar in St. Olafs Kirche near Cranfills Gap, Texas
Américo Paredes
Américo Paredes
Anglo-American Colonization
Anita Martinez Sanders and Pedro C. Sanders and their wedding party, 1941
Anna Henriette Mebus Martin and son Max
Anna Pueschel Striegler and son Robert
August and Clara Below Faltin
Aurora Martinez Gonzalez and Jose Basilica Gonzalez and their wedding party, 1915
Birthday party for Paul Martinez, Jr., San Antonio, Texas, ca. 1952
Birthday party in German living quarters at Crystal City Internment Camp, 1947
Bisserers, The Boys Band, Austin, Texas
Caddo Indians
Carmen Lomas Garza
Caroline Castillo Crimm
Celebrate! Festivals Across Texas
Celebrating Texas
Celebrating Texas
Celtaire String Band - Living History through Music & the Military
Chicano art networks
Chinese Red Egg baby party with family members
Chinese-American teacher pointing to Chinese characters, San Antonio, Texas, 1974
Comanche and Kiowa Indians
Create a Monument
Culture and the Arts in Texas
Danish Heritage Preservation Society's photography Collection
De-Mystifying Religion for Classroom Teachers: Teaching About Jews, Judaism, and Religious Diversity
Drawing Our Lives: Plains Indian Ledger Art Revisited
El Baile: A Story of Conjunto Music in the Rio Grande Valley
Entrance to Quinta Urrutia, 3225 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas
Eugene C. Barker, Historian
Flags of Texas Settlers
Folk Arts and Crafts
Folk Belief
Folk Building
Folk Games
Freedom Colonies And Beyond - Life After Slavery
German Music
German Pioneers in Texas; A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
Guide to Texas Emigrants
Handbook of Texas Music
Harriett Joseph
Hector P. Garcia, A Texas Legend
Hispanic Heritage Month – Mes de la Herencia Hispana
History of the German Element in Texas from 1820-1850
Home altars
Horton Foote
Indivisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas
Indivisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas
Irma Rangel
It Was a Boom, Before It Went Bust!
Jean Stuntz
Jo Ann Stiles
John Mitchell's Oath of Office 1870
Joplin, Scott
Julius Lorenzo Cobb Bledsoe
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
League of United Latin American Citizens
Los Tejanos Lesson Plans and Activities
Lyndon B. Johnson: Address in San Francisco at the 20th Anniversary Commemorative Session of the United Nations.
Mariachi Music
Martin de Leon
Martin de Leon
Media in Texas
Mexican Americans
Mexican-American Culture
Mexican-American Folk Arts
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 7
Mexican-American Women
Milsaps Collection
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
Modern Economy of Texas
Mysteries and Legends of Texas: True Stories of the Unsolved and Unexplained (Myths and Mysteries Series)
Navarro County Courthouse Rededication
No Man’s Land: East Texas African Americans in WWI
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Portraits Of Community: African American Photogrophy in Texas
Portraits of Texas Governors
Religion in Texas
Richard Allen's Oath of Office, April 26, 1870
Rosenwald Schools in Texas
Runaway Slaves
Scouting Magazine Collection
Signs of Faith
Slave Narratives Audio Records
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
Spanish Missions of Texas
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Sunday Houses
Symbols of Texas
Teaching with Documents: Maps of Indian Territory, the Dawes Act, and Will Rogers Enrollment Case File
Tejana Singers
Tejano Conjunto Festival
Tejano Epic: Essays in Honor of Felix D. Almaraz, Jr.
Tejanos Through Time - TSHA ebook
Texans One and All
Texans One and All
Texas Almanac
Texas Cultures Online
Texas Digital Newspaper Program
Texas Economics - Eras and Individuals
Texas Festivals, Pageants and Parades
Texas Folklife Festival Collection
Texas Jewish Immigrant Traveling Trunk Program
Texas Makes Movies
Texas Music: Its Roots, Its Evolution
Texas Originals: Alan Lomax
Texas Originals: Belle Starr
Texas Originals: Billy Lee Brammer
Texas Originals: Charles Franklin "Frank" Reaugh
Texas Originals: Dominique and John De Menil
Texas Originals: Dorothy Scarborough
Texas Originals: Elisabet Ney
Texas Originals: Etta Moten Barnett
Texas Originals: Frederick Law Olmsted
Texas Originals: Harry Hunt Ransom
Texas Originals: Héctor P. García
Texas Originals: John Avery Lomax
Texas Originals: Julius Bledsoe
Texas Originals: Katherine Anne Porter
Texas Originals: King Wallis Vidor
Texas Originals: Scott Joplin
Texas Originals: Stephen F. Austin
Texas Originals: William Sydney Porter (O. Henry)
Texas Originals: Zachary Scott
Texas Parks and Wildlife Television Series
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Companias Volantes, Part 4
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Emma Tenayuca, Part 5
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Jose de la luz Saenz, Part 3
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, Mexican Independence, Part 6
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The Tejano Monument, Part 2
Texas Talks: Talking Tejano History, The TSHA Handbook of Tejano History, Part 1
Texas Talks: The Changing Faces of Fort McKavett
Texas Women and the National Women’s Conference
Texas: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints (DeGolyer Library)
The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia
The Miss Wool of America Collection
The Rio Grande Border Filmography Project
Travels with Joe: The Life Story of a Historian from Texas, 1917-1993
Willie Nelson and the Austin Music Scene
Willow Creek

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