2nd October 2019


Who was the teacher that died on the Challenger?

Christa McAuliffe. Sharon Christa McAuliffe (born Sharon Christa Corrigan; September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire and one of the seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.

Considering this, who was the first teacher?

Confucius (561B.C.), one of the most learned men of all time, became the first private teacher in history. Born into a once honorable family that had fallen on bad times, he found himself with no chance of being educated, since only royalty or respected families, at that time, were allowed an education.

Who was the back up teacher for the challenger?

Barbara Radding Morgan (born November 28, 1951) is an American teacher and a former NASA astronaut. She participated in the Teacher in Space program as backup to Christa McAuliffe for the 1986 ill-fated STS-51-L mission of the Space Shuttle Challenger.

What school did Christa McAuliffe go to?

Bowie State University
Framingham State University
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