Shannon Murphy is a level two certified Franklin Method teacher. The Franklin Method is a part of her own practice as a professional dancer choreographer and teacher. She has taught dance and Franklin Method in Philadelphia public schools, community dance and art classes and currently trains dancers at Koresh School of Dance. As an educator, Shannon has taught at The Hope Academy, Hamilton College, Point Park University, Washington Jefferson University, and teaches a weekly Franklin for Dancers class for dance professionals in Philadelphia. As a dancer Shannon currently works with Group Motion, Kosoko Performance Group, SCRAP performance Group, and Idiosyncrazy Productions, where she is also the company trainer.