Women of Distinction Magazine – Atlanta Public Schools Social Worker Best in Her Class

From Women of Distinction Magazine. Full text for Dr. RC has been preserved. Terriyln C. Rivers-Cannon MSW Ed.D T. Education Social Worker with the Atlanta Public School System [and] the founder and CEO of K.A.T.I.E. (Karing Actions Towards Inspiring Eagles) LLC, Atlanta GA. Terriyln C. Rivers-Cannon began her journey with Atlanta Public Schools (APS) in […]

GPB: Georgia’s Own Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon Is 2019 National School Social Worker Of The Year

Article from: GPB.org. Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon didn’t always want to be a social worker. Growing up in Savannah, she wanted to become an attorney. Rivers-Cannon didn’t decide until she was about to graduate high school that she might be interested in following in the footsteps of her aunt, a professor of social work who for years had […]

Florida State University College of Social Work Recognizes Dr. RC

From: https://csw.fsu.edu. Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon was named the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America (SSWAA) for her contributions to the profession of school social work. She is not only the first school social worker from Georgia, but is the first African American and African-American woman […]

Exclusive interview with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

From: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Minutes after the last bell rang recently at Atlanta’s Booker T. Washington High School, I was in a conference room there talking to Terriyln Rivers-Cannon, the National School Social Worker of the Year. She is not only the first Georgian to hold that title, she is also the first African American […]

Atlanta Public Schools Congratulates Dr. RC on the 2019 National School Worker of the Year Award

From: Talk Up APS Atlanta Public Schools is proud to announce that Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon has been named the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year by the School Social Workers Association of America (SSWAA) for her outstanding contributions to the profession of school social work. Dr. Rivers-Cannon was recently recognized at a special […]

April 5 is Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day

United States Representatives Proclamation from U.S. Representative Henry “Hank” Johnson Jr. of the 4th Congressional District designates April 5th as Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon Day. The proclamation follows: (Text from the image, transcribed) UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PROCLAMATION WHEREAS, Dr. Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon is a professional School Social Worker dedicated to enhancing the well-being and advocating for the […]

91.9 WCLK Interview with Kiplyn Primus

Source: wclk.com This episode of WCLK’s show The Local Take speaks about the National Professional Social Work Month with Terrilyn Rivers-Cannon, School Social Worker of The Year for 2019. Host Kiplyn Primus asks Ms. Rivers-Cannon about social workers and what it means to be part of this profession. She explains that there is a national […]

Georgia Department of Education honors Dr. RC

From: GaDOE at SMORE.com National School Social Worker of the Year is Georgia’s own Dr. Terriyln Rivers-Cannon. [She] has been named National School Social Worker of the Year, by the School Social Work Association of America. Dr. Rivers-Cannon is a School Social Worker in the Atlanta Public School System. She will receive her award during […]