Science Trek

D4K: Barabara Morgan, Educator in Space Interview

Special | 58m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

How did a teacher end up in space? Barbara Morgan, educator astronaut, answers students’ questions about her journey into space, a journey that took many long years of training. In her application to become an astronaut, she said she wanted students to see that educators can be astronauts and that she was excited to get a little space dust on her.

Aired: 04/15/08

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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