Teacher Appreciation Discounts & Freebies

Teacher Discounts & Freebies

Teachers work hard all year long, and they should feel appreciated all year long, too! Below is a list of all the freebies and discounts different businesses offer teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week and all year long. Know of another freebie that should be added to the list? Let us know by sending an email to marketing@gcefcu.org.



23andMe Educators save $20-$100 on select 23andMe Ancestry Kits.
Academic Super StoreAcademic Superstore offers year-round discounts on school supplies to U.S. teachers and faculty members with valid ID.
Adobe Creative Cloud SuiteTeachers get 60% off the Adobe Creative Suite subscription.
AncestryK12AncestryK12 allows U.S. educators to access select content from Fold3 military records, the Ancestry U.S. Collection, and Newspapers.com for free.
Books-A-MillionThe Books-A-Million Educator’s Discount Program is a discount card program that is free for all educators, entitling them to a 20% discount on all items that they purchase in store.
Bookmans Teachers get 20% off all purchases.
Budget Truck RentalBudget Truck Rental offers U.S. teachers a 20% discount on local moves and a 15% discount on one-way moves. Book using the code TEACH.
ChampionCurrent and retired teachers get 10% off.
ColgateGet a free Bright Smiles, Bright Futures kit, which includes toothpaste samples, toothbrushes, and teaching materials.
CostcoTeachers receive a $40 gift card when they purchase a Costco membership.
Crayola ExperienceTeachers get in FREE every day with a complimentary Annual Pass! Plus, they can enjoy all the pass perks including, but not limited to, 20% OFF tickets for family and friends every day and 20% OFF purchases at the Crayola Store and Cafe Crayola! Crayola also offers many free lesson plans and teacher resources on their website.
Eduporium Eduporium's Educator Discount program is open to all educators at all levels of education. Whether you’re a classroom teacher, administrator, technology specialist, or makerspace facilitator, creating an account entitles you to discounts as high as 20% on STEM tools in their store.
Ergobaby Ergobaby is offering a 20% discount on diaper bags, strollers, baby carriers, and more to teachers who have a valid ID.me account.
First BookFirst Book is offering free learning resources and up to 50% off retail book prices to employees of qualified schools, libraries, and other organizations.
GE Appliances GE Appliances Teachers Discount Program.
GelProTeachers get 25% off their online purchase.
Glasses.comTeachers can save up to 50% on select eyewear at Glasses.com when they sign in and verify through ID.me.
GMC VehiclesThe GM Educator Discount gives current employees of a public school, private school, college, or university special pricing below MSRP on the purchase or lease of eligible new Chevrolet, Buick, or GMC vehicles.
Half Price Books10% off your entire purchase.
Home ChefHome Chef is offering a 50% first order discount to teachers, in addition to a 10% discount for subsequent orders. Available for new customers only.
Hot WheelsTeachers have the opportunity to request a ton of free toys for their classrooms with Mattel’s Hot Wheels Speedometry program.
J. Crew15% off your entire purchase.
Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Store15% off your entire purchase.
Lakeshore Learning15% off when you join their Teacher’s Club.
Lenovo Teachers get an extra 5% off everything online.
Michaels15% off your entire purchase by showing school ID.
Microsoft 365Educators can get Microsoft Office 365 for free by using a valid school email address to fill out an online form. Teachers can also get 10% off Windows devices when shopping online.
National Park ServiceFree lesson plans and classroom materials to create a virtual field trip.
New York TimesEducators get 50% off online subscriptions.
Obscure BeltsTeachers get 10% off a leather belt with code GCEFCU at checkout.
Office Depot/Office MaxTeachers get 20% back in rewards on qualifying purchases.
Overstock.comTeachers get a free Club O Classroom Membership.
PBSTeachers get free access to PBS's digital curriculum-based resources.
Pencils.comTeachers, administrators, and other school officials receive 10% off on all orders.
Pizza HutPizza Hut's BOOK IT! program allows you to print out reading award certificates for your students, which are redeemable for a free personal pan pizza for kids.
Reebok Reebok offers a 50% teacher discount on select online orders.
Rothy'sTeachers get 20% off select Rothy’s styles that are perfect for the classroom.
Roxy Roxy is offering a 15% discount on select online orders to teachers who can sign in and verify with SheerID.
SeaWorldTeachers can get free admission for a day at Sea World Orlando, SeaWorld San Diego, and SeaWorld San Antonio. In addition, SeaWorld and Busch Gardens have been developing resources for educators for over 20 years. You can download entire teacher curriculum guides and individual activities, show the ShamuTV: Saving a Species series in your classroom, or learn more about how to prepare for careers in the zoological field on this site.
Shop.ID.MeCreate an ID.me account and gain access to hundreds of discounts available to educators.
Silhouette AmericaTeachers can apply for special discounts through the Educator Discount Program of Silhouette America. Sign up for a free account and send your credentials to education@silhouetteamerica.com
Sunglass HutSunglass Hut is offering a 15% discount to licensed or certified teachers who can sign in and verify with ID.me
TOMS10% off your entire purchase.
Under Armour40% off for teachers when they log in using ID.me.
Vera BradleyVera Bradley offers a 15% online discount to teachers when they sign in with ID.me and verify their educator status
Washington PostActive K-12 teachers and U.S. college students, faculty, and staff are eligible to save 50% on subscription rates.
GCEFCU not responsible for errors or omissions. Have a discount that you would like to offer GCEFCU members? Please email marketing@gcefcu.org.



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