Penn State University

Research-based and proven effective the keepin’ it Real (kiR) curriculum is available for order. The price for Alcohol and Other Drugs Module is $500 per school for two years.   This price includes the following:

  • Set of five videos
  • Teacher curriculum manuals
  • Student homework and handout sheets  
  • kiR Booster activities

For school or community implementation, please contact:
Morgan Sugg
The Pennsylvania State University
501 Keller Building
University park, PA 16802


In order to improve the effectiveness of the program it is suggested that a training workshop take place prior to using the curriculum. For implementers obtaining the curriculum through Pennsylvania State University, 1-day training is available for $1,000 plus expenses.

D.A.R.E. America

keepin’  it REAL is also available through D.A.R.E. America. When purchased through D.A.R.E. America (D.A.R.E. version taught by D.A.R.E.  law enforcement personnel), student planners are supplied to communities/schools at no cost during the first year. After the first year, student planners are available to be purchased (100 units per box) for $0.98 (English) and $1.39 (Spanish) per unit. All other materials (implementer manual and videos) are available through the D.A.R.E. officer instructor:
Scott Gilliam
Director of Training
D.A.R.E. America
P.O. Box 512090
Inglewood, CA 90051-0090
(800) 223-3273

A youth questionnaire for evaluation purposes is available . Contact Michael Hecht ( for more information.