35+ Best Teacher Appreciation 2024 Deals, Freebies, and Giveaways

Because you deserve allllll the things.

Thank you teacher written on a piece of paper.

If you ask us, every day should be Teacher Appreciation Day, but we’ll take any opportunity to see teachers get the love they deserve! Teacher Appreciation Week is May 6-10, 2024, and Teacher Appreciation Day itself is Tuesday, May 7. Lots of businesses are offering Teacher Appreciation deals and treats to reward educators for all their hard work, so be sure to get out there and take advantage of it all!

2024 We Are Teachers Teacher Appreciation Giveaways

We’ve got big prizes to give away all month long!

We Are Teachers Biggest Teacher Appreciation Giveaway Ever

Together with our sponsors, we’re giving away over $7,500 in prizes this May! Daily giveaways include gift cards, technology, books, and a $2,500 grand prize. Enter each day for your chance to win!

K-2 Teachers, Win 30 Free Books for Your Classroom!

Build a love of reading in your classroom with engaging, diverse books! Five teachers will each win a set of 30 brand-new books from the Ready-to-Read program.

Science Teachers, Win $1,000 To Spend on Your Classroom!

One lucky teacher will receive $1,000 to spend on their science classroom! The winning teacher will get to go on a shopping spree for supplies, kits, and activities for teaching any science subject area.

2024 Teacher Appreciation Day Deals, Giveaways, and Discounts


These national and regional chains have special deals and freebies for teachers in 2024. (Many local businesses offer deals for teachers, so keep an eye out in your area. We suggest calling ahead to be sure any deal is still available.)

Abuelo’s Mexican Restaurant

20% off your order on May 7 with your ID

Anthony’s Coal-Fired Pizza

Teachers get 20% off with their ID from May 6-12, 2024

Buffalo Wild Wings

Get 20% off dine-in, call-in, or walk-in orders with your teacher ID.


20% with your ID from May 6-12, 2024

Burger King

Free fries with any purchase

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Get any large drink for just $5 with your ID May 6-15


Virtually test-drive a vehicle through May 7 to get a $50 gift card for Donors Choose

The Greene Turtle

Free meal (up to $15 value) for teachers and faculty on Tuesday, May 7, 2024

The Halal Guys

10% off your meal from May 8-10, 2024

Half Price Books

You’ll save 10% off purchases when you sign up for or present the Educator’s Card, plus a free “Teachers Rule” wristlet!

Happy Joe’s

10% off with your ID from May 6-10, 2024 (at participating locations)

Hat Creek Burger Company

Free 6-piece order of nuggets with your ID on May 7

Huddle House

Grab a free meal from May 6-10. Plus, students can nominate their teacher to win a year of free meals!


From May 13 to May 26, 2024, teachers can get 50% off cups of tea.

Insomnia Cookies

Get a free cookie with your ID May 6 to 12, 2024, plus enter their 2024 SWEETstakes for a chance to win a $250 cookie catering package.

Jeremiah’s Italian Ice

Free small treat with your ID on May 7

Logan’s Roadhouse

Save 20% off an entree from May 6-10

McAlister’s Deli

Show your teacher ID from May 6 to May 12, 2024, for one free Big Sweet Tea, Unsweet Tea, ½ Sweet & ½ Unsweet Tea, or ½ Lemonade & ½ Sweet/Unsweet Tea.

Moe’s Southwest Grill

Spend $300 catering a Teacher Appreciation Week lunch and you’ll get a free $50 gift card with code THANKYOU24

Mountain Mike’s

Get 15% off on May 7 with the code TEACHER24

Noodles & Company

$15 off catering orders of $100 through May 17 with code THANKSTEACHERS


Participating schools get coupons for free Magnificent Seven breakfasts May 6-10. Check with yours to see if they’re available.

Peter Piper Pizza

Free personal pizza once a day with your teacher ID, May 6-10


Teachers can get the $25 Bottle and Board deal every throughout May (instead of just on the usual Mondays and Tuesdays)

Potbelly Sandwich Words

Free cookie or fountain drink with the purchase of an entree May 6-12, 2024

Raising Cane’s

Enter to win an all-expenses-paid summer vacation from May 6-10 at RaisingCanesTASweepstakes.com

Salata Salad Kitchen

On May 7, teachers enjoy 20% off their purchase when they present their school ID. Plus, you can get free DoorDash delivery and 20% off catering orders of $200+ from May 6 to May 10, 2024.


Find special deals just for teachers in the Scholastic Teacher Store and Book Clubs from May 6-10, 2024

Shipley Do-nuts

Members of the Do-Happy loyalty club get a half-dozen glazed donuts for free on May 6


From May 6 to May 20, 2024, teachers get a bundle of freebies at Sonic including free food and drinks.


From May 5 to 11, get 20% off your in-store purchase, and snag a free teacher supply kit while supplies last.

Stitch Fix

Claim a $50 credit by May 12 here to use by June 30, 2024

TGI Friday’s

Stop into TGI Friday’s on May 7 and receive a free meal from a limited selection.

Waterway Carwash

Every Wednesday in May, teachers get perks including a free Hot Wax Express carwash


Show your school ID to get a free breakfast entree May 6-10


Get free delivery on orders of $15 or more through May 14 with code FREEDELIVERY


On May 7, buy one Boneless Wings meal and get one free at participating locations

Everyday Teacher Appreciation Deals

Note that participation varies by location. Be sure to call your local destination before heading over. Find our full list of teacher discounts and deals here.


At the Apple Education Store, teachers can get up to $200 off computers and accessories.


Bonobos has great-fitting pants, shirts, and suits for men. Teachers get 20% off with verification.


Sign up for Project: Educate and receive 20% off all purchases (not just stuff for your classroom!).


Get 20% off purchases for the classroom with a BAM Educator’s Card.

Cheap Caribbean Vacations

Educators receive $150 off their next vacation. Sign up for this exclusive offer.

Cole Haan

Teachers get 20% off online. Just use a valid school email address.


Costco is offering teachers a $20 gift card when they sign up online for a new Costco membership. You will be asked to fill out an online form with your school email address.


Receive 10 free file downloads per month. Your account will allow you to erase and add text to PDF files, merge separate files into one, and sign PDFs—no software required.

Eyemart Express

Teachers, school faculty, and staff receive 20% off all purchases with valid school ID.


Get quality workout clothes for the gym or lounging at home. They’re offering 10% off for teachers (including retirees!).


The mindfulness app offers free annual subscriptions to all K-12 teachers, school administrators, and supporting staff in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia. Redeem using your school email.

Home Chef

Our friends at Home Chef have an exclusive discount just for teachers—50% off your first box and 10% off every box that follows.


Save 15% on every purchase. Plus, watch for special teacher giveaways throughout the year.


Educators receive 15% off online and in-store.

Office Depot

Join the Star Teacher program for 10% back in Rewards on ink, toner, and paper, 1% back in Rewards on nearly everything else, and a 15% instant discount from Design, Print, & Ship Depot™.

Party City

Register to receive 10% to 20% discounts on all purchases.

Pvolve Fitness

As a thank-you to educators, Pvolve offers 30% off everything.


As part of their “Heroes Discount Program,” teachers get up to 50% off (online only).


The Education Offers Program lets teachers save up to 30% on eligible mobile products.


Enroll in the Classroom Rewards program and you’ll get 5% back on purchases.


The cosmetics favorites gives teachers 40% off purchases all year long when you verify your status.

Vineyard Vines

Visit vineyardvines.com today to receive their 15% teacher discount.

Have you found other teacher appreciation deals? Please share in our We Are Teachers HELPLINE group on Facebook!

Plus, check out our complete list of teacher discounts here.