Market to Market Classroom

Entrepreneurship in Agriculture

Feb 20, 2015  | 0

Many successful business are built on new ideas, new products, new markets and new methods. In an increasingly global and competitive landscape, entrepreneurial skills are as important as ever. IPTV's Market to Market Classroom challenges students to examine what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur and to discover a new agricultural product or business the fills a specific need. Find timely videos and classroom resources that help students gain a deeper understanding of the science, technology, culture, and business of agriculture from the nation's longest-running agribusiness television program.

  • Each learning module builds upon core subject content and emphasizes critical thinking, research, and communication skills.
  • Resources connect with learning outcomes in agriculture, science, social studies, and English/language arts classrooms.

Each module includes the following classroom resources:

  • Online videos provide current reporting and in-depth background information on the people, issues, and events that shape agriculture today. New videos are added to each module regularly. Transcripts and captions are provided for all videos.
  • Background Essays introduce concepts and summarize key themes
  • Research Challenges guide students through their project-based investigation
  • Discussion Questions engage critical thinking
  • Related Resources support student investigation and teacher instruction

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