Community Engagement/Civics Resource Clearinghouse

The 2020 Judicial Council of Georgia Strategic Plan includes a wellness component for the judicial branch.   We will be working this year to create and collect resources for community engagement and civic resources to assist judges with their community outreach.  

2020 Bill of Rights Day Judicial Panel Discussion

In honor of Bill of Rights Day on December 15, 2020, we hosted a Judicial Panel Discussion where Georgia judges entertained questions from students from three schools: The Alliance Academy in Forsyth, The Barrow Arts & Sciences Academy, and the Lincoln County Middle School. Watch the video above to see the responses from Justice Charlie Bethel; Chief Judge Christopher McFadden; Vice-Chief Judge Brian RickmanJudge Walter Davis; Chief Judge Asha Jackson; Chief Judge Jeffrey Bagley; Judge Currie Mingledorff; Chief Judge Russell McClelland; Presiding Juvenile Court Judge Christopher Willis, and Probate Court Chief Judge Kelli Wolk.

2020 Twitter Town Hall

In honor of Constitution Day on September 17, 2020, we had judges from every class of Georgia’s court system answer questions (from school-aged children and the general public alike) about the Constitution. Visit our summary of our judges insightful answers.

Law Day 2020

A short video with an intro by Justices of the Supreme Court of Georgia Sarah Hawkins Warren and Carla Wong McMillian. The amendment is read by Georgia Judges Juliette Scales, Kelli Wolk, Berryl Anderson, and Lisa Jones.

Visit our Be Proud to Read Aloud page for a list of great illustrated books on the women’s suffrage movement.

Posters

The Judicial Council/Administrative Office of the Courts provides to judges free of charge posters designed for school-age children. The printed poster is 18 x 24 unfolded. Email bruce.shaw@georgiacourts.gov to order or for more information. For a PDF version click here.

Brochures

The Judicial Council/Administrative Office of the Courts provides to judges free of charge brochures designed for the general public that describe Georgia’s court system. The printed brochures are trifold folding out to 11 x 17. . Email bruce.shaw@georgiacourts.gov to order or for more information. For a PDF version click here.