Cooperative Minds

Dig into the exciting ways that the agricultural cooperative (co-op) business model is connecting communities and inspiring everyday innovation nationwide. Created in partnership between CHS Foundation and Discovery Education, Cooperative Minds shows students firsthand how collaboration and creativity are combined in agricultural co-ops to nourish communities, overcome challenges, and grow success.

Celebrating Community Development

Cooperative Minds is dedicated to empowering students, educators, and communities with no-cost learning resources designed for any learning environment. Give students from every background the skills to collaborate with likeminded individuals and accomplish goals together.

About the Partners

The CHS Foundation is funded by charitable gifts from CHS Inc., a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives. The CHS Foundation is focused on developing ag leaders for life. We are achieving our goals through strategic initiatives including advancing understanding of the ag cooperative business model, cultivating student success through university partnerships, and growing high-impact ag leadership programs. For more information on our programs, visit chsfoundation.org.

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. Discovery Education currently serves approximately 4.5 million educators and 45 million students worldwide, and its resources are accessed in over 140 countries and territories. Discovery Education partners with districts, states, and likeminded organizations to empower teachers with customized solutions that support the success of all learners.