Democracy in America course from the Annenberg Foundation
Teachers looking for a quick start on teaching about democracy in the classroom may want to review the Democracy in America video course produced by the Annenberg Foundation. Here’s the description:
Democracy in America, a video course in civics, 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 Renée Poussaint, and related print and Web site materials provide inservice and preservice teachers with both cognitive and experiential learning in civics education.