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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, Apr 16, 2013 - 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, 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)

Thursday, Jul 11, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Friday, Jul 12, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

Monday, Jul 15, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

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