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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, Sep 5, 2012 - 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, Sep 5, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Sep 7, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Sep 10, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Sep 14, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Sep 17, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

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