Dose of Knowledge
A Pharmacists Teach program by CVS Health
About The Program
CVS Health and Discovery Education have partnered to expand the Pharmacists Teach program into the classroom with a no-cost prevention program, Dose of Knowledge. The program strives to empower educators and pharmacists to address substance misuse and educate students to make good decisions for the health and wellbeing of themselves and their community.
Find standards-aligned resources to start the conversation around substance misuse in the classroom.
Find interactive resources designed to empower students to make smart, healthy choices in the face of peer pressure.
Bring your expertise into the classroom with easy-to-implement lesson plans designed to help students make healthy decisions around prescription and illicit drugs.
Red Ribbon Week October 23-31, 2019
Discovery Education Experience
CVS Health has partnered with Discovery Education to deliver Discovery Education Experience to five states across the U.S. at no-cost to school districts. CVS Health hopes to fuel student learning and ensure that education is accessible and equitable. The Discovery Education Experience is the evolution of Discovery Education's most popular digital service—Discovery Education Streaming—already used by one-third of US classrooms. Discovery Education Experience features new personalization of educator needs, curated "Best of" content, upgraded creation and collaboration tools, and embedded professional learning. features new personalization of educator needs, curated "Best of" content, upgraded creation and collaboration tools, and embedded professional learning.
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About Pharmacists Teach
CVS Health created Pharmacists Teach in 2015 to bring pharmacists into the classroom to help educate the public about the challenges surrounding substance misuse. The Pharmacists Teach program has now been expanded to include Dose of Knowledge, a program created in partnership with Discovery Education to provide standards-aligned resources to educators and pharmacists across the U.S. The Pharmacists Teach program strives to reach nearly 2M students by 2023 and to empower students across the country to make healthy choices to prevent the misuse of prescription and illicit drugs.
About the Partnership
CVS Health and Discovery Education are invested in the long-term health and wellbeing of students nationwide. To reach this goal, CVS Health and Discovery Education have partnered to create Dose of Knowledge, a Pharmacists Teach program designed to provide educators and students nationwide with resources to address substance misuse. Through this partnership, both organizations hope to change the educational landscape and lead the conversation toward long-term solutions. Join our mission today and help provide your students with the tools for a successful and healthy future. nationwide with the facts surrounding substance misuse. Through this partnership, both organizations hope to change the educational landscape and lead the conversation toward long-term solutions. Join our mission today and help provide your students with the tools for a successful and healthy future.
At CVS Health, we share a clear purpose: helping people on their path to better health. Through our health services, plans and community pharmacists, we’re pioneering a bold new approach to total health. Making quality care more affordable, accessible, simple and seamless, to not only help people get well, but help them stay well in body, mind and spirit. CVSHealth.com.
Discovery Education Discovery Education is the global leader in standards-aligned digital curriculum resources, engaging content, and professional learning for K-12 classrooms. Through its award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia resources, and the largest professional learning network of its kind, Discovery Education is transforming teaching and learning, creating immersive STEM experiences, and improving academic achievement around the globe. Discovery Education’s services are available in approximately half of U.S. classrooms and primary schools in the U.K. and reach over 5 million educators and 51 million students in more than 90 countries. Inspired by the global media company Discovery, Inc., Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and like-minded organizations to empower teachers with customized solutions that support the success of all learners. Explore the future of education at DiscoveryEducation.com.