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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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Friday, Jan 13, 2012 - 4:30 AM    "Media: Inside Story" This program explores the media as an integral part of American democracy, highlighting the scrutiny they impose on the performance of public officials, the interdependence of politics and the media, and the power the media wields in selecting the news.. D

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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)

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 19, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jan 20, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jan 23, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jan 24, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 26, 2012 - 4:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

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