Nick Chernoff has been involved with school safety for over a decade, spending the first half as a Safe School Liaison for one of the West Coast’s largest districts. During this time, he also worked as an outreach worker for youth at-risk of gang involvement through the school district’s Wrap Around program.
As a member of the Safer Schools Together team, Nick specializes in Social Media Awareness and Digital Threat Assessment. In his current role as a lead threat assessment analyst, he collects social media data that is used to assist schools in North America while addressing worrisome and threat-related online behaviours. Nick provides presentations and workshops to students, parents, educators and law enforcement on social media awareness, as well as personal and public online safety.
Breakout Session 1 &2: Digital Threat Assessment: Tools and Techniques for School Violence Prevention