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.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: Processes, Rules, and Laws
D2.Civ.12.3-5. Explain how rules and laws change society and how people change rules and laws.
D2.Civ.13.3-5. Explain how policies are developed to address public problems.
D2.Civ.14.3-5. Illustrate historical and contemporary means of changing society.