More From Ellen Ochoa
- "I think of it as a good opportunity to let, in particular, school kids know that this job and other interesting jobs in science and engineering are open to anyone who works hard in school and gets a good education and studies math and science. And that it’s not just for a select group of people."
- "We are involved in technology development for, you know, missions that we hope to plan that would take us to an asteroid and eventually to Mars."
- "I don’t recall any interest in science in particular. It came later in college."
More In Education
- "When I was a young musician, the only option available to pursue secondary education in music was to attend a classical conservatory."― Billy Joel
- "My children, to the extent that they have found religion, have found it from me, in that I insist on at least a modicum of religious education for them."― Christopher Hitchens
- "As a proud Catholic, I know the impact that faith-based education can have in our society and have witnessed it first hand in my district."― Joe Baca