Cyber Safety For Parents and Educators In The Digital Age

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Melissa joins STOPit Solutions

A big STOPit welcome Melissa Straub who will be joining us as a STOPit Cyber Safety Expert!

Private Investigator and social justice advocate Melissa J. Straub is a high experienced and credentials professional within the investigative and consulting arena since 1993, and is a licensed Private Detective in the state of New Jersey. In addition, Melissa holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science/Pre-Law, a Master’s Degree in Counseling, and State Certifications as a School Counselor in both NY and NJ, enabling a deeper understanding of current social justice and child advocacy issues. Armed with Advanced Technical Certifications and Cyber Security Training, she is able to provide a technical “spin” on a vast array of investigative scenarios. She in in high demand as a professional speaker regarding Internet Safety, Social Media Awareness, and Cyberbullying.

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Melissa has given presentations and keynote speeches at many conferences, including:



Melissa has given presentations at many schools, including:
Ben Porat Bergen CountyBoces Region One New York State Cliffside Park, Glen Ridge, Glenrock, Hackensack, Haledon, Hasbrouck Heights, Hazlet, JCC Palisades, Leonia, Moriah School, Morris Plains, Oakland School District, Parsippany, Ridgefield, Ridgefield Park, Ridgewood Homeland School Ringwood, Saddle Brook, Sar Academy NY, Sayreville, SS Day School, St. Leo’s, Tenafly, Waldwick, Westwood, Wood Crest, Yeshivat Noam, Keensburg, Middletown, St. Mary’s, Schenevus Central School District, Fort Lee, Englewood, Teaneck

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  • Your message was loud and clear, and I know you reached a majority of the 200 hundred students in your audience

  • Melissa’s professional background and expertise in social justice and child advocacy issues make her a great asset for school districts

  • I got a lot of positive feedback from our members after this training.

  • …several attorneys commented that her information would help them improve the way they use the internet to investigate cases.

  • awesome presentation

  • …it is obvious you have a passion and a wealth of knowledge on Cyberbullying and Internet Safety

  • Melissa left the students, faculty and teachers wanting to talk more about this important topic.

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