Laura is a gifted and energetic science teacher. Within moments of meeting her, you know that she is dedicated to her students, passionate about teaching and excited about life and the world around her. She enjoys teaching middle school and watching her students transition from children into responsible young adults. Walk into her classroom and most days you will see students involved in animated discussions or working intently over chemistry equipment. Out on field study, she loves to see her students get excited about what they are seeing. A wife and mother of a teenaged daughter, she enjoys traveling and just getting out there to experience the world.