Every Child By Two: Early Childhood Immunizations
Rosalynn Carter: Science, Medicine, Inventions and tech
Skill: Elementary School
Time Required: One to two class periods
One of the programs about which Rosalynn Carter cared deeply is Every Child by Two. This is a program, developed by Rosalynn and Betty Bumpers, wife of the former U.S. Senator from Arkansas, Dale Bumpers, that promotes the timely immunization of young children. Its goal is for every child in the United States to be immunized against childhood diseases before they turn two years old.