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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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Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 - 4:30 AM    "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" This program explores federalism as a Constitutional compromise, especially in terms of present-day conflicts between people who believe that power should reside primarily in the national government and those who want government authority retained within the states.. D

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Wednesday, Jan 4, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 5, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jan 6, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jan 9, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jan 10, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 12, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jan 13, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jan 16, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

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