National Teacher Appreciation Day and Week Freebies and Deals

Teachers (and students) can get over 60% off on Adobe products, all year long.

Teachers with an .edu email address can enjoy an Amazon Student membership for free for six months. Similar to Amazon Prime, teachers will get free 2-day shipping, textbook discounts and more. They also have a #FoundItOnAmazon section with deals of up to 80% off on  teacher-related items.

Teacher can get discounts of up to $200 on computers and accessories through the Apple Education Store.

Teacher can eat free or lunch or dinner during Applebee’s teacher Appreciation Day! Please note that only select locations are participating.

Barnes & Noble                                                                                                                        Take part in the B&N Educators program to receive 20% off the publisher’s list price on all purchases for the classroom and 10% off of cafe purchases. Bonus: On Educator Appreciation Days, you’ll get up to 25% off.

Budget Truck Rental
Receive 20% off on local moves and 15% off on one-way moves, any day of the week! To redeem this offer apply discount code TEACH.

Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings is thanking teachers and school staff by offering 20% off orders at participating sports bars during national Teacher Appreciation Week. The deal is available for dine-in or takeout with a valid student ID, limited to one offer redemption per order, per visit.

Teachers can join Costco as a new member and receive a $20 Costco Shop Card. Sign up for the exclusive promotion.

Einstein Bros. Bagels                                                                                                                   Einstein Bros Bagels is offering a 20% off e-gift card deal May 2 to May 6 so you can treat your favorite teacher during Teacher Appreciation Week. Shaping the future is not an easy task, show the teacher in your life you appreciate their hard work with a discount on all the best breakfast items, such as fresh-baked bagels and delicious, cream cheese shmear, a variety of hearty egg sandwiches to serve any craving, twice-baked hashbrowns and fresh-brewed coffees.

Eyemart Express
National optical retailer Eyemart Express is recognizing teachers with a 20% savings on all prescription eyewear along with 2,000 frames, lens upgrades and accessories. The offer also extends to school administrators and school district employees such as janitors, counselors and bus drivers. Simply present a valid school ID badge to take advantage of these savings. Eyemart Express offers this discount all year. Additional details can be found here.

Great American Cookies
The home of the original Cookie Cake, and sister brand, Marble Slab Creamery, the imaginative small-batch ice cream shop, are delivering a sweet treat to teachers at participating locations. Starting May 2 through May 6, teachers can redeem a delicious offer at Great American Cookies, a free Original Chocolate Chip Cookie with any purchase.

The LOFT Loves Teachers program gets you 15% off full-price purchases and special teachers-only perks!

Marble Slab Creamery
They are offering a a buy one, get one deal for free small ice cream. This offer require customers to show valid identification and are in-store only.

Michaels                                                                                                                                           Get 15% off your entire purchase, including sale items, when you use your Michaels Rewards account to check out. Offer is available in-store and online and must show a valid educator ID or complete the educator verification process through the rewards program.

Office Depot & Office Max
Office Depot/Office Max stores’ Give Back to Schools Program lets you give your PreK-12 public or private school 5% of the purchase price on qualifying school supplies.

Ruby Tuesday
Last year, they gave teachers a free burger or chicken sandwich at participating locations with their school ID. Fingers crossed they offer this again!

Through Samsung’s Education Offers Program, teachers and educators can save up to 30% off on laptops, tablets, smartphones and more when shopping on This includes products such as Samsung’s new Galaxy S22 series, Galaxy Tab S8 series, Galaxy Chromebook 2 360 and Galaxy Book2 series.

Every teacher, faculty or staff at K-12 or degree-granting university in America is available for a free cheeseburger with purchase; they just need to enroll in the SONIC Teachers’ Circle, a free awards program exclusively available for educators through the SONIC app (iOSAndroid). SONIC will match up 50% of each donation to teachers’ requests via DonorsChoose, a national nonprofit that allows individuals to donate directly to public school classroom requests submitted by teachers; SONIC will match up to $1.5 million.

Last year, Skechers partnered with to give back to teachers for Teacher’s Appreciation Week. They may bring back this partnership!

Join the Classroom Rewards program, and you’ll receive 5% back all year long in rewards on all purchases made by Staples Rewards members who link to your account. But there’s more!

  • 20% Back in Classroom Rewards for your teacher or school: Staples is helping to thank teachers for everything they do just by stocking up on the supplies you need. Download the Staples Connect app and join Classroom Rewards to earn 20% back in Classroom Rewards on in-store purchases from May 1-7 to give to a local registered teacher or school.
  • Teacher gift boxes: Teachers can stop into their nearby Staples store for a free gift box of supplies, exclusive coupons and a handful of surprises from Staples’ print team, plus they receive 20% back in Classroom Rewards on their purchases as well. Available while supplies last.