2016 National Summer Teacher Institute

NSTI workshop participantsThe United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will host its 3rd Annual National Summer Teacher Institute on Innovation, STEM, and Intellectual Property July 17-22, 2016 in East Lansing, Michigan.  

This free, multi-day professional development training for elementary, middle, and high school teachers will focus on “making," invention, and concepts of intellectual property as a means to inspire and support STEM learning in the classroom. Content is aligned with NGSS and focused on USPTO resources. For more information, please visit our website

The deadline for submitting your application is April 18, 2016. Teachers selected for the 2016 Institute will be notified on or before May 2, 2016.