Walden Grove High School english teacher Christopher Laughland, center, poses with Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal, left, and Milken Family Foundation representative Gary Stark as he receives the 2013 Milken Educator Award, amounting to $25,000, during a surprise school-wide assembly on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, at the school, 15510 S. Sahuarita Park Road, in Sahuarita, Ariz. Laughland, who also coaches baseball and advises the student council, is the only Arizona award recipient. Photo by Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Star