Exclusive Discounts Just For Teachers In Honor Of Teacher’s Appreciation Week!
No one works harder than teachers do. Ask any educator and they will all tell you that they teach because it is their calling, it is their passion and their “kids” are their heart. But ask any teacher and they will also tell you that it’s expensive to be a teacher.
You want your students to have the tools that they need, and the extras too, to help give them the best learning experience possible, and with education budgets continuing to be cut, or non-existent, because we love what we do, more times than not, those classroom necessities and learning essentials are paid for out of our own pockets. In honor of Teacher’s Appreciation Week, we want teachers everywhere to know that there are many fantastic companies who want to say “Thank You Teachers” with these great discounts.
Check out a few of our favorites here, and share in the comments below any other awesome teacher discounts that you may know about.
TECHNOLOGY + ELECTRONICS
APPLE: Special pricing for current students, faculty, and staff of any grade level, including discounts up to $200 on computers and accessories. Financing plans available.
MICROSOFT: The Microsoft online store offers a variety of discounts for teachers, including free use of Microsoft Office 365.
BOSE: Enjoy up to 15% off popular products like speakers, headphones, and sound systems through the Bose Educators’ Program. Orders must be placed over the phone at 1-800-353-4207.
ADOBE: Get deep discounts on Adobe’s Creative Cloud products via their online education store. Proof of employment as an educator is required.
T-MOBILE: While many cell phone and internet providers offer educator discounts, T-Mobile’s program is one of the most straightforward and easiest to redeem, offering $100 off on a new tablet or smartphone. Verizon, and Sprint and AT&T all offer similar programs. Restrictions do apply, so contact your provider to confirm eligibility.
JOANN FABRIC & CRAFT: Save 15% on every purchase in-store and online through JOANN Teacher Rewards.
THE CONTAINER STORE: Through their Organized Teacher Discount Program, the Container Store offers exclusive discounts to help teachers organize their classrooms. Online registration and a valid school ID are required.
MICHAELS: Teachers receive 15% off in-store purchases with a valid educator ID.
FEDEX: Save 15% off via the FedEx Office Academic Edge program. Qualifying purchases include presentation materials, copies and prints, banners, posters, flyers and more.
BARNES & NOBLE: Sign up for the Barnes & Noble Educators program to receive 20% off on all classroom purchases.
ANN TAYLOR LOFT: The “Loft Loves Teachers” program offers a variety of special perks, including 15% all purchases, exclusive sweepstakes, teacher appreciation nights, and a $50,000 grant program.
MADEWELL: Show your valid school ID to receive 15% off your purchase. Valid only in-store.
BANANA REPUBLIC: 15% off full-price purchases in-store with a valid teacher ID.
DR. SCHOLLS: Take care of those tired feet with 20% off the Dr. Schools online store. Use promo code TEACHFOR20 at checkout. (Excludes Original and Work collections.)
J. CREW: 15% off your purchase by showing your valid teacher ID. Only offered for in-store purchases.
ALAMO CAR RENTAL: If you are a member of the NEA (National Education Association), you can receive special offers from Alamo, including discounts, unlimited mileage, and roadside assistance.
ENTERPRISE RENT-A-CAR: NEA members also have access to discounts on everyday low rates at participating Enterprise locations. Confirm eligibility and offers with your preferred Enterprise location directly.
MARRIOTT: Many Marriott hotels offer exclusive discounts for federal, state, county, and local government employees. Teachers may be able to qualify for these discounts, depending on their district and local area government. Be sure to contact the Marriott hotel of your choice directly to confirm eligibility.
STA TRAVEL: Enjoy a variety of teacher discounts on tours, flights, rental cars, and more. STA Travel also offers the International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC), which gives teachers thousands of travel, online and lifestyle discounts at home and in over 133 countries worldwide.
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE: Show a valid school ID to receive 15% off park purchases. This is not valid for park entry fees or camping fees.
Did you know: many local museums, restaurants, and stores will offer discounts for teachers with a valid educator ID, so always be sure to ask!
Happy Teacher’s Appreciation Week!