Discover how to put invention education into practice with USPTO's May K-12 webinar

Published on: 05/23/2023 10:22 AM


Office of Education

US Patent and Trademark Office

Discover how to put invention education into practice with USPTO's May K-12 webinar

Join the United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) Office of Education on May 30 from 6-7:30 p.m. ET as we welcome Thomas "Tom" Jenkins, an Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow and a teacher leader in the USPTO Master Teacher in Invention and Intellectual Property Education program (MTIP). Tom will share his thoughts about invention education in practice.

Register today for this virtual event.

Topics of this webinar will include:

  • How Tom led students to secure a patent with pro bono support
  • The path that led Tom to be an invited educator at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the Department of Defense
  • What Tom's working on now and his hopes to integrate intellectual property (IP) and invention education

The USPTO’s Office of Education hosts monthly professional development webinars for K-12 educators interested in integrating IP, innovation, and invention activities into their curriculum. Visit the Office of Education webpage or email to learn more. 

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