Saturdays 10AM Eastern
Dare To Soar will empower, encourage, and strengthen! Doctor R.C. will share many of the services and resources that promote educational success for the youth today on local, state and national levels.
Terriyln is the 2019 National School Social Worker of the Year and the first Georgian, and first African American recipient. She was also the 67th President for the School Social Workers Association of Georgia, and the 2nd to have served from within her school system as well as the 2nd to have served two terms as the organization’s State President.
She has been employed as a Social Worker for over 20 years, and will share with all who are tuned in valuable lessons that have been learned through her work experiences as to why the primary role of a School Social Worker should be to serve as a liaison/child advocate while collaborating and consulting with not only students, but parents, school administrators, faculty, and the community.
Doctor R.C. will address many of the issues that are faced in society today by our youth.
Dr. Terriyln C. Rivers-Cannon is a School Social Worker in the Atlanta area. She has devoted the last 18 years to improving the lives of Georgia’s school aged population. Her role is that of a child advocate, providing appropriate interventions and services that help hundreds of children and families each year who are at risk for educational failure.
To have a clear understanding of the multiple challenges that are encountered by our youth today and vows to be that VOICE of ADVOCACY and understanding for all that she may come in contact with. Furthermore, she believes that all stakeholders play a vital role in the potential growth of the village by always, “Paving the Way for Change” by investing in the goals and objectives of those future leaders of tomorrow.