Christa Mcauliffe, a Girl Scout Alumna and the first teacher in space, was tragically aboard the Challenger space shuttle when it exploded in 1986.
Christa McAuliffe (1948 - 1986) Teacher/astronaut, she died in the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger
Christa McAuliffe(1948–1986) Science educator and astronaut Christa McAuliffe was an admired high school science teacher in New Hampshire when she was chosen from thousands of candidates to join the Space Shuttle Challenger mission, part of NASA’s...
Christa McAuliffe. Anniversary of her death, along with 6 other crew members, on Jan.28,1986 when Challenger exploded shortly after take off. This happened while I was shopping for my wedding dress. I had picked it out & bought it that day & I remember feeling bad bc I was so happy. I felt bad for her, her family, & her children she taught.