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Who needs rules?
In order to make a difference in their communities, everyone!
Watch as youth take action to preserve their rights and the rights of their fellow students.
Young activists show personal and communal responsibility.
Make a choice for change in your community after being inspired by young activists from across the nation.
Explore three fundamentals of democracy — as viewed from a youth perspective.
The meaning of democracy comes to light through stories on responsibilities.
Learn the relationship between power and privilege with stories in this episode.
Young activists show you how to make your voices heard.
emocracy means something different to everyone. In the video series “democracy it is!” students get an inside look at how their peers define democracy and what they are doing to make a difference in their own communities.
Each program discusses the importance of activism and grassroots participation, encouraging young people to find their
voice and get involved. “democracy it is!”
is produced in two segments for grade
levels 1-4 and 5-10, and includes multimedia and teaching materials aligned with Wisconsin and national standards.
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(The Programs 1- 4 DVD is available with audio descriptions for the visually impaired.)