30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts [Updated For 2020]

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It’s no secret that back-to-school shopping gets crazy expensive for teachers. If they’re not shelling out money for art supplies and paper, they’re off buying fresh clothes and shoes. Luckily, the 30 retailers below want to help. From Apple to J.Crew, these companies offer exclusive discounts on just about everything a teacher could possibly need for the new semester!

As with any promo, do confirm that the deal is still in place before you order. But don’t be shy, either! If you don’t see your favorite big retailer, movie chain, museum or more listed here, give a call and ask if they participate in any teacher discounts.

30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts [Updated For 2020]

Whether you need Photoshop or Creative Cloud, Adobe offers education discounts you should totally take advantage of.

All that standing takes a toll on your feet. Luckily, Aerosoles will give you 15% off super-comfy shoes priced at $39.99 or higher.

Apple offers an educator discount. An example? You can upgrade your Mac and save up to $200, or cut up to $20 off the price of a new iPad.

AT&T Wireless
Check to see if you’re one of the many eligible educators that can get discounts on your cellular plan. (All cell providers offer some teacher discounts, so ask yours if you’re not an AT&T customer.)

Banana Republic
Show your valid teacher ID in stores to get 15% off.

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. Bonus: On Educator Appreciation Days, you’ll get  up to 25% off.

The Container Store
Join the Organized Teacher program to get special discounts throughout the year. Keep that classroom contained!

Dick Blick Art Materials
With a free Dick Blick Preferred Card, you receive 10% off full-price purchases from Blick and Utrecht stores as well as discounts on bulk orders.

FedEx Office
Apply online for FedEx’s National Educators Discount Program, and you’ll receive 15% off most products and services at many FedEx Office locations.

Half Price Books
Get an Educator Discount Card to save 10% off all purchases at Half Price.

Are you a member of the National Education Association (NEA)? Then you’ll save up to 25% when you’re renting a car, plus get some other perks if you book ahead.

Show a valid school ID at any J.Crew or J.Crew Factory Stores to get 15% off your purchase.

Get a Jo-Ann Teacher Rewards Discount Card and save 15% off your purchases.

Kennedy Space Center
Florida and Georgia K-12 teachers get free admission to the Visitor Complex and the Kennedy Space Center’s Educator Resource Center. Not from those states? Many museums and science centers across the country offer discounts to educators in the community, so ask!

Lakeshore Learning
Join the Teacher’s Club to get 15% off hundreds of in-store items.

Find discount laptops, tablets and desktop computers for your school!

The Limited
Flash your school ID to get 15% off.

The LOFT Loves Teachers program gets you 15% off full-price purchases, special teachers-only sweepstakes opportunities and fun teacher appreciation nights!

Teachers get 15% off. Just make sure to show your faculty ID!

Need supplies for classroom crafts? Michaels will give you 15% off your in-store purchases every day.

NEA Magazine Service
If you’re a member of the National Education Association, you have the opportunity to receive more than 900 magazines at up to 85% off the cover price.

New York Times
Get online access to The Gray Lady for 99 cents for four weeks, then 50% off your subscription after that. (Home delivery discounts are available, too!)

Office Depot
Through September 1, get 25% off qualifying purchases and a free calendar filled with savings.

Pets in the Classroom
This awesome organization offers grants to pre-K through eighth-grade classes to help buy and support pets or aquariums in the classroom “for the purposes of teaching children to bond with and care for their pets responsibly.” Just apply for a grant to get this lovely experience in your school.

Get a free rental once a month with your International Teacher Identity Card.

With Staples Teacher Rewards, teachers earn 5% back for all purchases and 10% for teaching and art supplies. Free shipping is always included.

If you have an International Teacher Identity Card, you get $5 off $50 and free shipping on select items at Target.com.

Theatre Development Fund
Hey, theater nerds, get your play on at great rates. Full-time teachers can join the Theatre Development Fund and get access to discount tickets ($9 to $47) to a ton of plays, musicals and dance performances in New York City.

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort
Take that must-deserved vacation! Book online or call 1-888-828-8850 to ask for the teacher rate at Orlando’s Swan and Dolphin Resort.

West Elm
With a valid teacher ID, you’ll receive 15% off your purchases.

30 Companies That Offer Teacher Discounts [Updated For 2020]