Johnson Space Center caption:
STS 51-L TEACHER IN SPACE: Sharon Christa McAuliffe, 51-L payload specialist, has homework of her own to do as she prepare for a January 1986 flight.
This photo was taken by Keith Meyers of the New York Times.
This photo was cataloged by the Johnson Space Center as Photo ID: S86-25279.
McAuliffe, Sharon Christa, 1948-1986, Space Shuttle Program (U.S.), Challenger Expedition, Astronauts, Training of.
NASA, "Homework for Christa" (2015). Challenger STS-51-L Image Collection. 98.
Space Shuttle, NASA, Challenger, STS-51L, space flight, astronauts, Johnson Space Center, STEM education, science and technology policy, aerospace, space program