K-12 education events

The United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) Office of Education hosts a monthly webinar for K-12 educators interested in integrating intellectual property (IP) activities into their STEM/STEAM curriculum. Educators learn about IP and other topics related to innovation and entrepreneurship. A variety of topics are covered by USPTO experts, representatives from various federal agencies, as well as educators, inventors, and entrepreneurs from outside of the federal government. Virtual “Office Hours” are also available on the Wednesday after the webinar for those educators who wish to take a deeper dive.

Past events

Nov 30, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

A webinar with Talia Martin, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, and Melinda Higgins from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), discussing the educational outreach initiatives of the Department of Energy Tribal STEM Subcommittee.

Oct 26, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

A fireside chat with 2019 PAEMST awardee Jordan Estock on how to teach students to solve real-world problems in the classroom.

Learn about the Master Teacher of Invention Education Program (MTIP) application process

Sep 28, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

Inspire students to solve problems through invention by following the news where they live

Learn about the Master Teacher of Invention Education Program (MTIP) application process

Aug 31, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

The USPTO hosts a monthly webinar for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Jun 29, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO hosts a monthly webinar for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Jun 1, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO hosts a monthly webinar for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Apr 27, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

Our April workshop takes place on World IP Day, which focuses this year on how young innovators are stepping up to solve innovation challenges across the globe.

Mar 30, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Mar 2 - 3, 2022 - Virtual

The USPTO, with the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and Alexandria City Public Schools, will bring together exhibitors from across the federal government and the non-profit sector for Noche de Ciencias.

Feb 23, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Jan 26, 2022 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Dec 1, 2021 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Oct 27, 2021 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

Jun 30, 2021 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

May 26, 2021 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

Feb 24, 2021 - Virtual

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.

USPTO will offer monthly office hours for educators to ask questions related to intellectual property and invention education.

USPTO will host a monthly workshop for educators interested in incorporating intellectual property and invention education into their curricula.