Citizen's Academy

 

The Guilford County Citizen’s Academy is a unique educational opportunity. The Academy is open to Guilford County residents. Citizens representing various Board of Commissioner districts and backgrounds can participate.

The purpose of the Citizen’s Academy is to:
• Learn how County Government works & sources and uses of funds
• Share participants’ acquired knowledge with other citizens
• Develop a pool of interested individuals to serve on future boards and commissions
• Foster leadership

Sessions include:
• An Introduction to Local Government in North Carolina
• Overview of the County’s Organization, Strategic Plan & Budget
• Presentations by County Department Heads
• Class Participation
• Case Studies
• Site Visits

 

Registration for the 2013 Citizen's Academy is now closed.

Session dates are - Monday, September 9, 2013 - Thursday, November 21, 2013.

 

The 2013 Citizen’s Academy class slideshows are linked below.

November 19, 2013  
November 4, 2013  
October 28, 2013  
October 22, 2013  
October 14, 2013  
October 7, 2013  
September 30, 2013  
September 24, 2013  
September 17, 2013  
September 9, 2013  
     

 

The 2012 Citizen’s Academy class slideshows are linked below.

November 13, 2012  
November 5, 2012 view video 
October 29, 2012  
October 22, 2012 view video
October 16, 2012 view video 
October 08, 2012  
October 01, 2012  
September 24, 2012 view video 
September 18, 2012  
September 10, 2012 view slideshow  

 

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