The Best Gifts for Teacher Appreciation Week

“To the world you may be just a teacher, but to your students you are a HERO!”
 This quote reminds us that the work teachers do every single day is something that should be rewarded and appreciated by everyone who’s lives they’ve impacted. We found some of the best ways to show teachers your appreciation for them this week that are thoughtful yet simple to create!


Dry Erase Markers

While dry erase markers might not seem glamorous, it doesn’t hurt to go the practical route once in awhile. Supplies like dry erase markers, pencils and pens tend to go fast and are a necessary staple in every classroom. You can display them in a fun scenery like the one below if you’re feeling creative!

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Gift in a Cup

This idea works for just about anyone. Fill up an on-the-go tumbler cup with a variety of goodies such as gift cards, candy and anything else that will fit like this one below! For more ideas like this with mason jars, click here.

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Candy Bouquet

For that teacher who has a sweet tooth, give them a candy bouquet filled with their favorite chocolates or treats like this one here!

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Gift Cards

Remember the more practical route that we talked about with the dry erase markers? Gift cards are another item that teachers actually need. Stores like Staples, Office Depot and Walmart are great options since most of the time office and school supplies come from teachers personal budgets.


Lip Balm Gift

Beauty products like lip balm, nail polish, lotion and soap are another teacher favorite as well. You can print out the free printable to go along with your gift here to make it really stand out!

ADORABLE lip balm teacher appreciation gift! How cute are these? Free printable included.


Make it a theme!

Pick your teacher’s favorite color and go all out like this idea below! Combine candy, office supplies, personal care items and more to show your appreciation in a big way.

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Chocolate Chip Cookies in a Jar

Another great way to show a teacher you care is this cookie recipe in a jar idea! Just attach a card with the baking instructions for a unique teacher gift that’s also delicious.


For more teacher gift ideas, check out our Pinterest board named Teacher Appreciation here! Also, now until 5/8/16 when you use the promo code TEACHER25 you can enjoy 25% off your order with us at!


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