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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 19, 2012 - 3:30 AM    "Citizenship: Making Government Work" This program introduces basic concepts of government, politics, and citizenship. It explores the tension between maintaining order and preserving freedoms, the essential role of politics in addressing the will of the people, and the need for citizens to participate in order to make democracy work.. D

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Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

Friday, Sep 21, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Monday, Sep 24, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Sep 28, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Oct 1, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012 - 3:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

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