ERIC Number: ED347106
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
North Dakota 1991 Close Up--A Legislative Insight. Participant Guide.
North Dakota State Dept. of Public Instruction, Bismarck.
This guide is designed for those who participate in North Dakota's Close Up program, a program that provides the state's young people with the opportunity to experience government firsthand in an innovative and participatory setting. The state's 1991 legislative program offers a broad range of activities for student participants, including: workshops, legislative simulations, on-site observations of government in action, presentations on key issues, a seminar on how to critically view the news, and some social mixers. The guide is organized into five sections: (1) Introduction; (2) Getting Started; (3) The Legislative Branch of North Dakota (How the Legislative System Works); (4) Program Activities and Selected Issues; and (5) Extending the Experience. (DB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Close Up Foundation, Arlington, VA.; Amoco Foundation, Inc., Chicago, IL.; Burger King Corp., Miami, FL.
Authoring Institution: North Dakota State Dept. of Public Instruction, Bismarck.