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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, Apr 10, 2013 - 3:30 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, Apr 10, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Apr 11, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Apr 12, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Apr 15, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Apr 18, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Apr 19, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Apr 22, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

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