Phone: 404-802-6415


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Marion Franklin Cannon

Marion Franklin Cannon joined the Atlanta College and Career Academy as a Career and Technical Education Teacher after serving as an Adjunct Instructor at Chattahoochee Technical College and Arts Education Coordinator with Fulton County Arts and Culture Department and working over 30 years as a legal support professional.

Ms. Cannon is a self-directed, action-oriented professional with teaching experience in secondary, post-secondary, and community settings. As a warm and caring teacher who wants all students to be successful learners, she continuously works to create a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging, and adaptive to the varied needs of students.

During her free time, Ms. Cannon enjoys baking, sewing, machine embroidery, making beaded jewelry, and crocheting.

Georgia Teacher Credentials
• IT/Programming and Software Development

• Business Education (6-12)
• Computer Science Endorsement (May 2022)
• Vetted and Approved by the University System of Georgia to teach FinTech courses

• MS, Information Technology, Kennesaw State University
• BAS, Administrative Management, Clayton State University
• AAS, Office Administration, Clayton State University
• AAS, Computer Information Systems Networking Specialist, Chattahoochee Technical College

• Medical Office Technology, Clayton State University
• Computer Office Technology, Clayton State University
• Social Media Specialist, Chattahoochee Technical College
• Paralegal—Civil Litigation, The National Center for Paralegal Training

• Health Information Technology (Graduate), Kennesaw State University

Technical Certifications
• CompTIA A+
• Microsoft Certified Trainer

• Microsoft Office Specialist in Word (Expert), Excel and PowerPoint

Career Credentials and Certifications
• Facilitating Career Development Training Instructor
• Global Career Development Facilitator - Instructor Designation
• Certified Career Services Provider
• Strong Interest Inventory® Certified Practitioner
• Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® Certified Practitioner
• Murphy-Meisgeier Type Indicator for Children® Certified Practitioner
• Academy Certified Resume Writer

• Certified Professional Resume Writer
• Certified Hidden Job Market Coach

Notable Achievements
• Selected to be Co-Presenter at the Best Practices and Innovations in Career and Technical Education Conference hosted by the ACTE Administration Division and the National Council of Local Administrators September 29–October 1, 2021, in Austin, Texas.
• Nominated for Georgia Business Education Association New Teacher of the Year Award, 2021.