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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, Nov 5, 2013 - 11:00 PM    "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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Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 5, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Nov 6, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (LEARN/CREATE)

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