87S30806(25) CW-D
  By: González of El Paso H.R. No. 227
         WHEREAS, Journey Harris of Cleburne High School earned great
  distinction by turning in an exceptional performance at the
  Educators Rising 2021 National Conference; and
         WHEREAS, Educators Rising is a student-led grassroots
  movement with chapters in every state; by coordinating efforts with
  state departments of education and local organizations, the
  initiative is cultivating a new generation of diverse and highly
  motivated educators by guiding youth toward careers in teaching; in
  the Lone Star State, Educators Rising is affiliated with the Texas
  Association of Future Educators, a nonprofit created in 1984 that
  assists middle school and high school pupils in exploring the
  teaching profession; and
         WHEREAS, Joining students from around the country at the
  national conference, Journey Harris placed first in Impromptu
  Speaking; this gifted young Texan has benefited from the guidance
  of teacher leader/advisor Kaleigh Black; and
         WHEREAS, Journey Harris has demonstrated exemplary skill and
  discipline in preparing for a career in education and may look ahead
  to a future that is bright with promise; now, therefore, be it
         RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 87th Texas
  Legislature, 3rd Called Session, hereby congratulate Journey
  Harris on an outstanding performance at the Educators Rising 2021
  National Conference and extend sincere best wishes to this
  dedicated student for continued success; and, be it further
         RESOLVED, That an official copy of this resolution be
  prepared for Journey Harris as an expression of high regard by the
  Texas House of Representatives.