Vermont Framework of Standards and Learning
C3.D2. Applying Disciplinary Concepts & Tools
CIVICS: Civic and Political Institutions
D2.Civ.1.3-5. Distinguish the responsibilities and powers of government officials at various levels and branches of government and in different times and places.
D2.Civ.2.3-5. Explain how a democracy relies on people’s responsible participation, and draw implications for how individuals should participate.
D2.Civ.5.3-5. Explain the origins, functions, and structure of different systems of government, including those created by the U.S. and state constitutions.
CIVICS: Participation and Deliberation: Applying Civic Virtues and Democratic Principles
D2.Civ.8.3-5. Identify core civic virtues and democratic principles that guide government, society, and communities.