It’s Teacher Appreciation Week (this year May 7-11) and there’s a host of businesses who are offering teacher freebies, discounts and deals—many of them all year long. Help spread the word and share this post with a teacher you know and love. And for even more ideas, check out this even longer list!
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May 8 Only, Chik-fil-A: (Atlanta metro area): If you live in the Atlanta metro area, you can get a free chicken sandwich between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. at participating metro restaurants. To get the deal, show your school ID. The promo is open to public and private school teachers, principals, aides and other educators with ID. See details.
May 8 Only, Chipotle: Chipotle is offering a BOG deal on May 8 for teachers, faculty and staff. Between 3 p.m. and close, your faculty ID will get you a buy-one-get-one-free special on burritos, bowls, salads or orders of tacos (in-restaurant only). See details.
Chuck E Cheese: Teachers get a Free Meal & Trip in the Ticket Blaster. See details.
Plucker’s: Every Friday from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m., teachers can chow down on free appetizers when they show their school faculty badge.
Bruegger’s Bagels (May 7 – 11):
May 8 Only, Uberrito: The Texas-based chain will offer a free burrito, bowl, salad or nachos during store hours to all teachers, faculty and staff with a valid school ID. See details.
School Supply Discounts
Container Store: When teachers join the Organized Teacher program, they’ll get special discounts throughout the year.
Five Star: 25% off any order for teachers
For Teachers Only: Various discounts on school supplies and decorations
Home Depot: Teachers can apply for a Home Depot Tax ID to get discounts on eligible purchases for the classroom.
Jo-Ann Fabrics: When teachers sign up for the Teacher Rewards Discount card, they’ll receive 15% off every purchase.
Michael’s: Teachers receive 15% off every in-store purchase.
Staples: When educators join the Teachers Rewards program, they receive “2% back in rewards” on all purchases made by Staples Rewards members who link to their account.”
Barnes and Noble: Educators can save up to 20% on education, academic administration, teacher training, and special education books.. See details.
Half Price Books: Educators and librarians can take 10% off their entire purchase with Educator Discount card. See details.
Computers & Electronics Discounts
Apple.com: With Apple’s Education Offer, teachers and students can get special education pricing on select products.
AT&T: Teachers can save on wireless service, devices, and more with eligible .edu email address.
Bose: Educators and members of educational associations get save up to 15% on most products.
Sprint: Teachers, administrators, and other education staff receive a discount on monthly service.
T-Mobile: College teachers and students can get discounts on phones, tablets and select accessories. See details.
Software & Subscription Discounts
Academic Superstore: Teachers, faculty, and students can score special education pricing on software.
Adobe: Teachers and schools can get 60% off Creative Cloud, plus discounts on Student and Teacher Edition software
CyberLink: Teachers and students can get up to 60% off software.
Snagit: Up to 40% off with education pricing for students and teachers
SourceTec Software: Teachers, students, and non-profit groups can receive educational pricing on software.
The New York Times: Faculty get 50% off digital and print subscriptions.
USA TODAY: Educators can take 45% off classroom subscriptions.
Apparel & Other Retail Discounts
Travel & Entertainment
Bush Gardens: $27 off single-day ticket at Bush Gardens Williamsburg for teachers
Paris Las Vegas: Extra 10% off rooms for teachers
SeaWorld: Teachers in qualifying states can get a complimentary Teacher Fun Card that includes free admission and other benefits.
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