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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, Mar 13, 2013 - 4:30 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, Mar 13, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Citizenship: Making Government Work" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Mar 14, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Constitution: Fixed Or Flexible?" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 15, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Federalism: U.S. V. The States" (IDAHO)

Monday, Mar 18, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Civil Liberties: Safeguarding The Individual" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Civil Rights: Demanding Equality" (IDAHO)

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Legislatures: Laying Down The Law" (IDAHO)

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Modern Presidency: Tools of Power" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 22, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Bureaucracy: A Controversial Necessity" (IDAHO)

Monday, Mar 25, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Courts: Our Rule of Law" (IDAHO)

Tuesday, Mar 26, 2013 - 4:30 AM "Media: Inside Story" (IDAHO)

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