Posted by Peter Krautle on Feb 22, 2018
Summary of Ridgewood A.M. Rotary Breakfast Meeting – February 22, 2018
This Day in History: 1732 – George Washington born in Wakefield, Virginia
 
Happy Dollars: Rob
  • Rob – glad to be here
  • Bill – happy to have known Carleton
  • Elise – happy to be here
  • Tammy – Carleton for being present “great job today”
  • Mary Ann – welcome to Nolan, Minister for Upper Ridgewood Community Church, Super Science Saturday, Viviere Chamber Players playing at Upper Ridgewood Community church March 10
  • Scott – purchased Apple connector for Rotary presentations
  • Vincent – two houses in Saddle River caught fire, one was best friend
  • John – welcome Jordan and Jeannie as new potential members
  • Jeannie – Ridgewood Walks, Talks Podcasts
  • Dan – Welcome Ann Brown
  • Ashok – welcoming guests from Sri Lanka
  • Barb – welcome guests
 
Announcements – Tammy
  • Women in Rotary brunch on March 18 – celebrating 30 years
  • Calendar Sales awards
  • Super Science Day March 3
  • Remembering Carleton Clinch
 
Speaker – Ann Brown, Media Specialist George Washington Middle School
  • Used to be school librarian
  • Help students deal with information
    • Information literacy
    • Media literacy
    • Technology literacy
  • Help students identify verified information sites from parody / Velcro sites
  • Fake news around for a long time – Benjamin Franklin had fake news newspaper in 1782
  • Information Literary strategy
    • Media centers subscribe to searchable online platforms that have pre-screened content and research databases
    • Find 3 verified sources in pre-screened databases before googling
    • Triple-A – authenticate, accurate, appropriate
 
 
50-50 Winner and 4-Way Leader – Peter
 
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