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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, Mar 20, 2013 - 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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Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 22, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Mar 25, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Mar 27, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 29, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Apr 1, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Apr 2, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

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