Marketplace for Kids makes learning fun, exciting, and challenging.
Marketplace for Kids is a unique educational program offering encouragement for developing young entrepreneurs. Community leaders, cutting edge teachers/administrators, parents, students, and youth organization leaders have developed the Marketplace for Kids program into a nationally recognized entrepreneurial education program targeting students in grades three through middle school.
Marketplace for Kids works to encourage youth to explore entrepreneurship and self-employment skills through the recognition and development of their innovative ideas, inspiring them to use creative thinking processes, and to also utilize effective problem-solving skills. Business and community leaders nurture the spirit of our young entrepreneurs and share their vision for the hundreds of career opportunities kids will explore today and tomorrow.
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This website is designed to share resources and tools on how students can participate in Marketplace for Kids, and recognizes the students, teachers, and participants that make the program possible.