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C. Milton Wright's Laura Potter is Harford's Teacher of the Year
C. Milton Wright's Laura Potter is Harford's Teacher of the Year

For Laura Potter, teaching mathematics is about so much more than combining numbers and charts. The C. Milton Wright High School teacher, who still loves coming to work every day after 11 years on the job, believes every student is a mathematician, urges her students to "be a miracle grower, not a lumberjack" and reminds them that "peace in the world starts with peace in your heart." "The only thing Ms. Potter loves more than mathematics is other people liking math," Nathan Ehrhardt, one of her many enthusiastic students, told the crowd gathered Wednesday evening at the Bayou Restaurant in Havre de Grace for the 21st annual Harford County Public Schools...

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