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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, Feb 26, 2014 - 4:30 AM
"Legislatures: Laying Down The Law"
This program explores the idea that legislatures, although contentious bodies, are institutions composed of men and women who make representative democracy work by reflecting and reconciling the wide diversity of views held by Americans.. D

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More Democracy In America on IDAHO (MT)
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Feb 28, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Mar 5, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 7, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Mar 10, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Mar 11, 2014 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

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