50 Amazing Teacher Gift Ideas

Best Teacher Gift Ideas

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Teachers make a huge difference in our kids’ lives. They do so much more for them besides teaching arithmetic and spelling. They help mold their character and instill a deep love of learning that can last a lifetime. They’re there, day in and day out, making sure each child is looked after and cared for.

Whether it’s Teacher’s Appreciation Week, a holiday, or at the end of the year, your child’s teacher deserves a huge thank you. One amazing way to show your appreciation is with a thoughtful and caring gift. That’s why we’ve compiled this list of 50 teacher gifts to give you plenty of inspiration:

  1. Edible® Pineapple Drip Cakes™ And Swizzle Berries®

With fresh cake-shaped pineapple covered in gourmet chocolate and topped with colorful glaze along with chocolate covered strawberries, this set of bite-sized indulgences is sure to delight the eyes and the taste buds. It’s sure to get an A+ from your child’s teacher.

Cost: $29.99

  1. Edible® FruitFlowers® Bouquet

Edible® FruitFlowers® Bouquet

This beautiful bouquet is a step above any floral arrangement. This one is packed with all your fresh fruit favorites, including pineapple daisies, strawberries, honeydew, and cantaloupe, and it all comes beautifully arranged in a keepsake container.

Cost: $24.99

  1. Teachers Light The Way Personalized 10 oz. Crystal Waters Candle Jar

Teachers Light The Way Personalized 10 oz. Crystal Waters Candle Jar

Not only is the saying on this candle so perfect for a thoughtful and caring teacher, it also smells divine, like soothing water with hints of amber and vanilla. It can be personalized with any name or title to truly make it special for your child’s favorite teacher.

Cost: $13.99

  1. Crayon Letter Personalized Teacher Canvas Tote Bag- 20″ x 15″

Crayon Letter Personalized Teacher Canvas Tote Bag- 20" x 15"

This tote bag is adorable and practical – she can use it to carry all of her gradebooks, homework assignments, and so much more. It comes in any letter, and you can add your child’s teacher’s name and a special two-line message.

Cost: $15.99

  1. Teacher Silicone Spatula

Teacher Silicone Spatula

This silicone spatula will never let your child’s teacher forget how much she is truly appreciated. Not only does it provide the definition of a teacher (including being encouraging, wise, and supportive), it’s also insanely useful in the kitchen for mixing, blending, and scraping off the last bits of brownie batter.

Cost: $13.95

  1. Philosophy Thank You Set

Philosophy Thank You Set

With a 3-in-1 shampoo and an ultra-glossy lip shine that are infused with the mouthwatering scent of raspberry sorbet, this set brings pampering to a whole new level. It’s the perfect way to say thank you and remind your child’s teacher to take a little time for self-care.

Cost: $20.00

  1. CozyPhones Sleep Headphones & Travel Bag

CozyPhones Sleep Headphones & Travel Bag

Lightweight and comfortable, this headband with integrated speakers provides superior sound without earbuds poking your ear or having to deal with bulky, oversized headphones. Your child’s teacher can also pull it down over her eyes to act as a sleep mask for a much-needed nap.

Cost: $16.97

  1. Petite Presentation Box Jardin

Petite Presentation Box Jardin

Curated in collaboration with The New York Botanical Garden, this elegant set of teas will impress anyone who loves fine tea, art, or nature. It includes some truly outstanding selections, such as chocolate rose, strawberry hibiscus, and green mango peach.

Cost: $22.00

  1. Tervis 1281664 Teachers Plant the Seeds Stainless Steel Tumbler

Tervis 1281664 Teachers Plant the Seeds Stainless Steel Tumbler

Teachers truly do plant the seeds of the future. This stainless steel tumbler with vacuum insulation will always remind your child’s teacher of how much you appreciate her, all while keeping her cold drinks cold and hot drinks hot.

Cost: $23.67

  1. Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit

Indoor Herb Garden Starter Kit

This herb garden kit makes growing essential herbs for your kitchen easier than ever before. Not only does provide instructions that walk you step by step through the growing process, it looks amazing sitting on your kitchen windowsill.

Cost: $22.95

  1. A Teacher’s Gift Notebook

A Teacher's Gift Journal

This notebook is perfect for your child’s teacher to write down everything she needs to get done and help her organize her busy life. You can even personalize it with her name and school name.

Cost: $20.00

  1. THE COMFY: Original Blanket Sweatshirt

THE COMFY: Original Blanket Sweatshirt

Even teachers need to relax sometimes. This sweatshirt provides the ultimate in relaxation as it’s basically a blanket that you can wear, allowing you to move around freely and use your hands.

Cost: $33.99

  1. To Teach is to Touch a Life Forever Wall Art

To Teach is to Touch a Life Forever Wall Art

The saying, “To teach is to touch a life forever,” couldn’t be truer. This wall art combines this phrase with a truly sweet pebble design that is sure to warm your child’s teacher’s heart.

Cost: $14.95

  1. EZ Organizer by IDEAMADE

EZ Organizer by IDEAMADE

This rotating organizer will make classroom organizing a breeze. It features 360-degree rotation with easily adjustable shelves and compartments so it can truly fit any school supplies or books your child’s teacher wants to use it for.

Cost: $29.99

  1. SOLOSMART Women’s Winter Indoor Slippers

SOLOSMART Women's Winter Indoor Slippers

With a cashmere knit upper and super soft sherpa fleece lining, these slippers are pillow soft. They’re perfect for slipping into and unwinding after a long day on your feet as a teacher.

Cost: $19.99

  1. Teach Love Inspire Bracelet

Teach Love Inspire Bracelet

With the words, “teach, love, inspire,” this bracelet is a great pick for a lovely teacher. You can personalize it with your teacher’s name and your child’s name or other short message for a truly unique gift.

Cost: $16.00

  1. Male Teacher Gift Name Sign

Male Teacher Gift Name Sign

These unique signs are sure to impress any teacher and quickly become a central part of their classroom décor. They spell out your child’s teacher’s name with letters that are created out of original photos, all arranged in a beautiful wooden frame.

Cost: $16.95

  1. Teacher Pillow

Teacher Pillow

This pillow is a perfect addition to your child’s teacher’s desk. Not only will it keep her more comfortable, it will also remind her how much you appreciate all of all the great qualities that make her a truly great teacher.

Cost: $23.00

  1. Teacher Mug

Teacher Mug

“It takes a big heart to shape little minds.” This mug couldn’t be more accurate. Designed with beautiful flowers and your child’s teacher’s name, it’s perfect for any teacher who loves coffee or tea.

Cost: $17.99

  1. The Time Garden Coloring Book

The Time Garden Coloring Book

Coloring is a great way to create focus and bring about mindfulness. This book features some exquisite artwork with intricate details depicting a beautiful world with of starry skies, giant flying owls, and the inner-workings of a grandfather clock.

Cost: $13.49

  1. Alex and Ani Teacher Charm Bangle

Alex and Ani Teacher Charm Bangle

Teachers open minds, change lives, and light the way for the children in their class. That’s why this charm bracelet features an apple and books with a spark of light in the background.

Cost: $28.00

  1. Minnie Trio

Minnie Trio

One of the downsides of teaching is dealing with tons of germs. Help eliminate germs for your child’s teacher with this trio of hydrating hand sanitizers packed with essential oils and nourishing aloe vera, so they’re a step above traditional hand sanitizers.

Cost: $19.49

  1. Journeys of a Lifetime

Journeys of a Lifetime

This book is perfect for any teacher who has a penchant for traveling. It details 500 destinations around the globe, with a combination of well-traveled and lesser-known locations, including ocean cruises in Thailand to hiking volcanos in New Zealand.

Cost: $25.47

  1. AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator

AmazonBasics Thermal Laminator

Teachers need laminators to help preserve children’s artwork as well as decorate their classroom and make visual props like flashcards and maps. This laminator allows you to laminate documents up to nine inches wide and features a quick four-minute warm-up.

Cost: $21.99

  1. Personalized Crayon Wreath

Personalized Crayon Wreath

Perfect for decorating the door of your child’s teacher’s classroom, this wreath is made with real Crayola crayons and features a working chalkboard. You can also opt to add your teacher’s name on the chalkboard for a personal touch.

Cost: $35.00

  1. Herbal Bath Soak Blend of Epsom & Dead Sea Salt

Herbal Bath Soak Blend of Epsom & Dead Sea Salt

Made with Epsom and Dead Sea salt, this bath soak relaxes your body leaving you feeling calm and rejuvenated. It’s also packed with lavender and calendula to lift your mood, calm your nerves, and help you sleep better.

Cost: $23.75

  1. iWatch Bamboo Wood Charging Dock

iWatch Bamboo Wood Charging Dock

This charging dock will help your child’s teacher always keep her phone charged while at her desk. It also includes a space to hold a watch, bracelet, or other small objects on the side.

Cost: $14.99

  1. Library Card Tote Bag

Library Card Tote Bag

Printed to resemble a fresh library card, this tote bag is a must for any bookish teacher. The bag has an inner pocket for her essentials, such as your phone or wallet, and is roomy enough to carry all of her teaching supplies.

Cost: $20.00

  1. Harper Crossbody

Harper Crossbody

This bag is quite the opposite of a big tote bag and is perfect for those times when you only need a cellphone and a few credit cards. It features built-in card slots with RFID protection, a front-flap with magnetic closure, and is made from vegan leather.

Cost: $19.99

  1. My Favorite People Call me Teacher T Shirt

My Favorite People Call me Teacher T Shirt

In your choice of nineteen colors, this t-shirt is super sweet and stylish. It’s a perfect choice for a teacher with a sense of fashion and a love for teaching.

Cost: $19.99

  1. Teacher Appreciation Keychain

Teacher Appreciation Keychain

This keychain is practical and thoughtful. She can slip it onto her keys and always remember how much her students appreciate her hard work and big heart.

Cost: $12.00

  1. Classroom Rules Art

Classroom Rules Art

This gift is just what you’re searching for if you’re looking for a fun piece of artwork for your child’s classroom. It can be completely personalized, including customizing colors and changing wording to better suit your needs.

Cost: $14.99

  1. Wood Math Puzzle

Wood Math Puzzle

Perfect for math teachers who love to solve complex puzzles, this wooden puzzle features a base ring and four rings that rotate on top. The point is to get each of the sixteen columns to add to 40 at the same time, a challenge that will perplex even the most math-savvy mind.

Cost: $22.00

  1. Bean Box Coffee Sampler

Bean Box Coffee Sampler

A handpicked selection of coffees from Seattle’s top small-batch coffee companies, this gift is a must-have if your child’s teacher likes coffee. You can even add a personalized note with the gift to let your child’s teacher know just how much you appreciate her.

Cost: $28.00

  1. Leah Goren Marcella Vase

Leah Goren Marcella Vase

Flowers bloom and swirl around this exquisitely designed vase, perfect for a teacher that loves the simple beauty of nature. Fill it with fresh flowers for a truly inspired gift that will demonstrate just how much you appreciate her.

Cost: $24.00

  1. Brimma Leak Proof Fruit Infuser Water Bottle

Brimma Leak Proof Fruit Infuser Water Bottle

Teachers, who are constantly on their feet helping students, need to stay hydrated. This water bottle allows you to infuse the sweet taste of fruit into your water, without the added sugar and calories.

Cost: $17.97

  1. Esme Frame

Esme Frame

This handmade frame made of pinewood, bone, and iron, is sweet and cheery. Place a photo of your child’s class inside, and her teacher is sure to love it.

Cost: $20.00

  1. Thank You Spa Gift

Thank You Spa Gift

With a natural soy candle, match box, cold process soap, bath bomb, lip balm, body butter, and body spray, this kit includes everything you need for a mini spa vacation. You can also include a personalized note to let your child’s teacher know all that she means to you.

Cost: $45.00

  1. Hand Lettered Mini World Globe

Hand Lettered Mini World Globe

Perfect for a teacher who’s a travel enthusiast, this globe features the phrase, “adventure awaits.” It’s the perfect addition for her classroom or something to take home and enjoy for years to come.

Cost: $28.00

  1. Personalized Leather Wallet

Personalized Leather Wallet

Made of genuine leather, this wallet features eight card slots and one cash slot. Even better, you can have your teacher’s name laser engraved along the bottom to make it personalized.

Cost: $22.99

  1. Personalized Wall Art

Personalized Wall Art

This canvas print features a beautiful Rita Pierson quote, along with a beautiful tree and room for personalization. It’s sure to make your child’s teacher smile.

Cost: $20.00

  1. BALORAY Lunch Bag Tote Bag

BALORAY Lunch Bag Tote Bag

In your choice of eight fun colors and patterns, your child’s teacher will be bringing her lunch to school in style with this bag. Made with durable oxford cloth and an insulated exterior, it’s built to last.

Cost: $13.99

  1. Felt Letter Board

Felt Letter Board

Made with high quality oak and robust black felt, this felt letter board comes with 510 letters, numbers, and symbols. It enables your child’s teacher to display personalized motivational or inspirational quotes, daily tasks, or announcements in a fun and exciting way.

Cost: $12.86

  1. Custom Coaster Set

Custom Coaster Set

Made of natural tumbled stone, this set includes four coasters. They can be monogrammed with your child’s teacher’s initial that is stamped onto the stone with permanent and durable brown ink.

Cost: $22.00

  1. LifeAround2Angels Bath Bombs Gift Set

LifeAround2Angels Bath Bombs Gift Set

With twelve uniquely handcrafted bath bombs, this set is therapeutic and relaxing. The scents include indulgences such as black raspberry vanilla, lemongrass green tea, mango papaya, melon ball, and Victorian rose.

Cost: $26.80

  1. Delish: Eat Like Every Day’s the Weekend

Delish: Eat Like Every Day's the Weekend

This cookbook is perfect for a teacher who loves food, but doesn’t fancy themselves a top-notch chef. It features 275 recipes designed to be enjoyed, such as quesadilla cake, chicken fried cauliflower, and so much more.

Cost: $19.39

  1. ifitness Activity Smart Watch with Interchangeable Band

ifitness Activity Smart Watch with Interchangeable Band

With a calorie tracker, step tracker, distance tracker, and heart rate monitor, this activity watch can help keep your child’s teacher on track toward a healthier lifestyle. She might even be pleasantly surprised to find out how many steps she takes each day as a teacher.

Cost: $29.99

  1. A Teacher Takes a Hand Wall Art

A Teacher Takes a Hand Wall Art

Perfect for your favorite teacher, this wall art is made with a solid piece of wood with a vinyl covering. You can choose from more than 20 paint colors and 35 vinyl colors to create a truly unique piece that your child’s teacher will treasure.

Cost: $15.00

  1. The Original Teachers Appreciation Name Plate

The Original Teachers Appreciation Name Plate

A perfect way to preserve the memory of each child in class, this personalized dinner sized plate can fit up to 30 names along with your teacher’s name and the year. All the designs are hand-painted with durable paint and then oven-fired to ensure it lasts a long time.

Cost: $25.00

  1. A Candle for Weird Teachers

A Candle for Weird Teachers

Perfect for a teacher with a big sense of humor, this candle is scented like apples and orange corduroy, just like your favorite weird teacher. It’s the perfect gift to make your child’s teacher smile every time she looks at it.

Cost: $19.95

Your child’s teacher works every day to teach, inspire, and encourage your child. Take the time to appreciate his or her hard work with a little token of appreciation.