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Promoting the Principles and Practice of Democracy
Promoting the Principles and Practice of Democracy chronicles the Center for Civic Education's history, mission, and accomplishments. The video surveys the positive impact of the Center's programs in the United States and around the world in educating and challenging students to becoming active, competent citizens.
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Arvin High School
Arvin High School We the People class.
04:51
Project Citizen Documentary "The World we want"
A new documentary film entitled The World We Want focuses on the inspiring stories of young people from around the world participating in the international civic education program Project Citizen.
03:34

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We the People

We the People - Investing in You
01:47

High School Simulated Congressional Hearing
15:40
We the People National Finals Overview
04:43
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Project Citizen

Project Citizen Program Overview
Learn how Project Citizen engages students around the globe in hands-on, project-based learning about public policymaking. Project Citizen is used in schools and by community-based organizations throughout the United States, its trust territories, and in more than seventy countries across the world.
13:10


What is Public Policy? 
Professor Larry Gerston describes key characteristics of public policy.
03:24
Project Citizen Documentary "The World we want"
A new documentary film entitled The World We Want focuses on the inspiring stories of young people from around the world participating in the international civic education program Project Citizen.
03:34
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Civitas International

Project Citizen in the Philippines
Project Citizen in the Philippines
07:36
Project Citizen in Latin America
This video describes the steps of Project Citizen and relates its impact in Latin America through interviews with students, teachers, and civic education leaders.

Project Citizen promotes competent and responsible participation in local government. The program helps students and youth learn how to monitor and influence public policy. In the process, they develop support for democratic values and principles, tolerance, and an improved sense of political efficacy.
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Project Citizen China
The Center for Civic Education led a delegation of participants from four countries to China recently to take part in the International Forum on Civic Education held in the cities of Changzhou and Nanjing in the Jiangsu province from October 26-29.
02:19
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Representative Democracy in America

Understanding Congress
Honorable Lee Hamilton
Director, Centor on Congress at Indiana University
31:42
The Philosophical Foundation of Representative Democracy
Anthony Corrado
Projessor of Government, Colby College
27:47
The Impact of the Informal Political Process on Congress
Thomas Mann
Senior Fellow
Brookings Instittuion
26:02
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