10 Freebies and Discounts for Teacher Appreciation Week 2021

From social media shout-outs to an appreciatory Google Doodle, teachers are getting celebrated during Teacher Appreciation Week, running from May 3-9 with National Teacher Appreciation Day landing on May 4th. 

This year, freebies and deals benefit both in-classroom and remote teachers. So, no matter where you teach or what your current classroom looks like, enjoy Teacher Appreciation Week with these freebies and deals!

Cookies from Insomnia Cookies

When teacher’s show a valid ID at Insomnia Cookies, they can receive a free cookie on the house. Alternatively, teachers who spend at least $5 in the store get a free six-pack of cookies! This freebie lasts from May 3-9.

McDonald’s Caramel Brownie McFlurry

On May 4, you can get the new Caramel Brownie McFlurry from McDonalds for free when you use the McDonald’s App. Ok, technically this deal is available to anyone who downloads the app, but the fact that it falls on National Teacher Day cannot be a coincidence. 

Art Supplies from Dick Blick Art Supplies

Get discounts and free lesson plans from Dick Blick Art Supplies. Teachers can even select art materials for remote learning at-home students. 

Headspace Subscription

Need to take a mental break? Headspace is offering a free subscription to all teachers in the US, UK, Canada, and Australia.

SONIC Drive-IN Large Drink or Slush

From May 2-9, teachers can get a free large drink or Slush from SONIC Drive-In when they use the promo code “TEACHERS” during checkout. On top of the free drink, SONIC is also matching up to $1.5 million in donations to support public school teachers through Limeades for Learning. The match is only good on May 4. 

$100 Gift Card

That’s right teachers — to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, Universities.com is giving away a $100 gift card to one lucky teacher! All you have to do is enter to win, and we’ll select a winner on May 7th.

Discounts on PCs and Apple Products

Technology plays a huge role in the classroom (more so than ever), so teachers can take advantage of special deals from companies like Apple, Microsoft, HP, and Lenovo

Barnes & Noble Educator Discounts

During Educator Appreciation Days at Barnes & Noble, the book retailer is offering 20-25% off for all educators. 

Huddle House Free Meal and Beverage

For one day only (Wednesday, May 5th), teachers can get a free meal and beverage from Huddle House. Be sure to bring your teacher ID to secure this freebie. 

Buffalo Wild Wings

Get a 20% discount on dine-in or takeout orders from Buffalo Wild Wings when you show your teacher ID. This deal lasts from May 3-7.