Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 03:53:39 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 03:53:39 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssSystem thinking in educationhttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/542421.htmlIn the midst of another standardized testing cycle, here is something to think about. I taught the sixth grade at the Congdon Campus School at SUNY Potsdam in 1956.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTMayor should foster, not squelch, public debatehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/542407.htmlIn the April 4 Enterprise, Saranac Lake Mayor Clyde Rabideau attacked Protect the Adirondacks for raising questions about the 300-foot long, 59-foot high, $15 million hotel proposed for the north shore of Lake Flower.Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe latest Franklin County disappointmenthttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/542372.htmlSeveral weeks ago, we learned that County Manager Thomas Leitz, is "miffed." Now the Adirondack Daily Enterprise is reporting that Legislator Paul Maroun is "really disappointed, really disappointed.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTA hard look at rail/trail figureshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/542354.htmlAdvocates of converting the Adirondack Scenic Railroad to a trail have made quite a number of claims about how it would be cheaper to create this trail than to restore it as a railroad. Let's look at what some actual numbers might be.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe importance of learning how to make thingshttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/page/content.detail/id/542333.htmlProgress isn't always for the better. I have taught for many years that America is now a service-based economy and that this transition is a natural progression that we must learn to adapt to. The problem is that we are forgetting how to make things.Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT