Phone: (281) 997-3900
Degrees and Certifications:
Crockett High School, 1971 Stephen F. Austin State University, 1976
Ed Driskill - Texas History
Welcome to Texas History class!
For the next few weeks, we will be discussing the early settlers of Texas, including Austin's Colony, the empresarios, and the development of the early towns of Texas. This will include the growing differences between the settlers and the Mexican Government, leading up to the Texas Revolution.
Tutorials are for students who need additional time to complete work, for students who have been absent and need time to catch up, or for students who need clarification on topics we are covering.
Tuesday & Thursday Mornings - 8-8:35
Wednesday Afternoons, 3:45-4:15 (by appointment during athletics seasons)
(Students with failing grades on tests and quizzes may come to my morning tutoring sessions to do corrections in order to raise the score to passing. These MUST be done in morning tutorials, only. A time limit will apply.)
Grades can be found on your student's Skyward report. Follow the link below.Near Buena Vista Colorado, a few miles west of the Arkansas River.From 1836 through 1850, this area was part of the old Republic of Texas.This land was ceded to the United States as part of the Compromise of 1850.