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Democracy In America

Democracy in America, a video course for high school civics teachers covers topics of civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions recommended by The Civics Framework for the National Assessment of Educational Progress developed by the U.S. Department of Education. The 15 half-hour video programs, hosted by national television correspondent Ren

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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:30 AM    "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" This program shows how political parties perform important functions that link the public to the institutions of American government. Parties create coalitions of citizens who share political goals, elect candidates to public office to achieve those goals, and organize the legislative and executive branches of government.. D

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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:00 PM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 - 3:30 PM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 3:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 3:00 PM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 - 3:30 PM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 3:00 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Sep 3, 2017 - 3:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (LEARN/CREATE)

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