Christa McAuliffe

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No teacher has ever been better prepared to teach a lesson.
May your future be limited only by your dreams!

Christa McAuliffe (2 September 194828 January 1986) was an American teacher from Concord, New Hampshire, and was one of the seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster.

Quotes[edit]

  • No teacher has ever been better prepared to teach a lesson.
    • As quoted in American Heroes of Exploration and Flight (1996) by Anne E. Schraff, p. 102
  • May your future be limited only by your dreams!
    • As quoted in "New Hampshire Town Reeling From Shock, Grief" by Bob Drogin in The Los Angeles Times (30 Januray 1986)


Disputed[edit]

  • I Touch the Future — I Teach.
    • As quoted in "I Touch the Future —" : The story of Christa McAuliffe (1985) by Robert T. Hohler, p. 155; this was on a t-shrit which she brought on her shuttle baggage, but the expression might not have originated with her.

External links[edit]

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