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This site from the University of Houston features a well-researched Digital History on the Texas Revolutions at http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu
Oveta Culp Hobby (1905–1995) had a lifetime of stellar achievement. During World War II, she was asked to build a women’s army from scratch—and did. Hobby became Director of the Women’s Army Corps and the first Army woman to earn the rank of colonel. President Eisenhower chose her as Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, making her the second woman in history to be appointed to a president’s cabinet. When she...
This unit of study should be done in a cooperative learning environment as well as in individual project assignments. A supportive learning environment, one in which students can create their own ideas, both individually and collaboratively, needs to be provided. For this student-centered classroom approach the teacher should have the resources and ideas for students at the beginning of the project assignment (...
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