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(7.18) Citizenship. The student understands the importance of effective leadership in a democratic society.
The student is expected to:Related Handbook of Texas Online articles:
A: identify the leadership qualities of elected and appointed leaders of Texas, past and present, including Texans who have been president of the United States; and
B: identify the contributions of Texas leaders, including Lawrence Sullivan "Sul" Ross, John Nance Garner ("Cactus Jack"), James A. Baker III, Henry B. González, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Barbara Jordan, Raymond L. Telles, Sam Rayburn, and Raul A. Gonzalez Jr.

Created by Michel Hinton, Hogg Middle School, Houston ISD, April 2002; modified June 2011.

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