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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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Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 - 3:30 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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Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Public Opinion: Voice of the People" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 23, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Political Parties: Mobilizing Agents" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jan 24, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Elections: The Maintenance of Democracy" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jan 27, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Interest Groups: Organizing to Influence" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Global Politics: U.S.A. and the World" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Monday, Feb 3, 2014 - 3:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

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