Christa McAuliffe

Christa McAuliffe's Legacy Lives On 30 Years After Challenger DisasterChrista McAuliffe wanted to travel aboard the shuttle to spread her love of education and teaching.
NASA, Families Mark 30th Anniversary Of Challenger DisasterDozens of educators who competed alongside Christa McAuliffe to become the first teacher in space gathered Thursday to remember the seven astronauts who perished aboard Challenger 30 years ago.
Christa McAuliffe's Students Go On To Teach After Challenger DisasterIn the 30 years since the Challenger explosion claimed the life of New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe, some of her students have followed in her footsteps by becoming teachers themselves.
Students Mark Anniversary Of Challenger Disaster With Lessons On SpaceIt was 25 years ago that the space shuttle Challenger exploded shortly after liftoff killing all seven astronauts on board, including America's first teacher in space, Christa McAuliffe of Framingham.
Personal Reflections On Challenger Explosion 25 Years LaterTwenty-five years ago, the nation paused to watch what was supposed to be a moment of achievement and inspiration: the Challenger mission, carrying New Hampshire school teacher Christa McAuliffe, blasting off to space.

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