Gift Lists for Men

29 Teacher Gifts to Show Them How Much They Are Appreciated

Updated on July 24, 2019 Updated on Jul 24, 2019
29 Teacher Gifts to Show Them How Much They Are Appreciated

    Whether you are looking for a holiday gift or teacher appreciation gift you want to give your favorite teachers something thoughtful for their hard work. You won’t find any apples on this list! Lots of teachers spend hundreds of dollars out of their own pockets to outfit their classrooms, and some of these gifts will help them do just that! Our gift guide has gift ideas from students as well as gifts you can give to the school teacher in your life. 

  1. Bento Lunch Box
  2. The Table Meal Prep Portion Control Containers are stylish stackable Containers with cutlery. No more fussing with leaky food containers & clunky bento box accessories that are hard to carry?  This divided lunch container is great for meal prep, packing lunches or picnicking. 

  3. Desk Cup Holder Clip
  4. This is a pretty awesome gift for anyone really. They can protect their computer and paperwork with this little gadget. It prevents spills and condensation all over your desk from cold drinks. It can be attached to the edge of desks or shelves to securely hold drinks and other things.

  5. Wine Bag
  6. Looking for a funny but much appreciated end of the year teacher gift? This wine bottle tote will be sure to be a hit. Says funny “because we know teachers really prefer grapes over apples” saying. You know by the end of the day they need a glass (or five) of wine. Fits two bottles or fill with one bottle and add a cute wine glass or another gift to go along. A great way to say thank you to your child’s teacher on teacher appreciation day.

  7. Slang Flash Cards
  8. If you (or someone you know) is of the older generation, a complete dork or has simply led a culturally sheltered life, it is likely you are perplexed by today’s language on the street. With humor and classic educational techniques of our Slang Flashcards, the tricky tongue of today’s youth will be within reach. Even the most triflin’ busta will be representin’ in no time. A fun gift for nerds or anyone over thirty.

  9.  Teacher Voice Coffee Mug
  10. Persevering, lovingly caring for a classroom full of students with patience. But don’t make the teacher’s voice show up! This teacher mug Great for anyone who has dedicated their lives to education.

  11. Teacher Planner
  12. If your best friend is the panning kind she will love this gift idea. I have one of these and let me tell you, its life-changing. This one is the mega life planner but Erin Condren also makes many different types for all budgets and needs.  The LifePlanner is the ultimate planning system to get organized, achieve your goals and preserve memories in one stylish space. This is my favorite best friend gift!

  13. The New Yorker Book of Teacher Cartoons
  14. The New Yorker Book of Teacher Cartoons, Second Edition is a hilarious compilation of cartoons that capture the joy, terror, excitement, anxiety, fun, and bedlam that teachers experience every day, as seen through the eyes of The NewYorker’s best-loved cartoonists.

  15. Teacher T-Shirt
  16. Very specific but if you have a bearded teacher or professor he will love this! If you know a bearded Teacher why not get him this funny beard shirt for Christmas or his birthday. This is a great teacher gift idea and he’ll be excited to wear it when he’s back to school.

  17. Motivational Wall Art
  18. These Chalkboard Style Posters are great for classrooms, offices and college campuses. They have so amny great quotes including, Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching, Never stop learning, You are capable of more than you know, The secret of getting ahead is getting started, Don’t wish for it, work for it and Be the change you wish to see in the world.

  19. Desk Paper Organizer
  20. What’s better than one stackable paper tray? Two stackable paper trays for the classroom! This beautiful letter sorter set gives you plenty of versatility to store all your important documents in a letter tray organizer.  Made with durable gold electro-plating, this two-tier tray paper sorter organizer is as strong as it is beautiful. It will match any décor and elevate your style as a home office and teacher desk decor.

  21. Felt Letter Board
  22. It’s not about being creative; it’s about finishing the stuff that matters to you with the creativity you already have. Imagine it and create it! Inspirational quotes, a crafty message, a question, menu board, advertising sign, to do list, display board, open sign, business sign, information board, home decoration, notice board, the list goes on! Small, portable, and easy to take on the go. Includes 346 white and 346 pink sprues ¾ inch Helvetica characters and emojis.

  23. Laminator
  24. The Scotch PRO Thermal Laminator offers high quality, professional lamination with easy-to-use controls. The machine features Never Jam technology and warms up within five minutes.  Also features a folding tray, hidden cord storage, and a carry handle for portability and easy storage. The laminator has a max input of items up to 9 inches, making it ideal for home, school, professional, or personal organization projects.

  25. Hand Sanitizer
  26. Yikes! Germs are everywhere—countertops, bathrooms, door handles, the gym—and who wants to take time out of a busy life to get sick again? Soap and water alone can’t kill germs, but ordinary hand sanitizers dry out your hands and may leave an “undesirable” scent. Artnaturals strongly believes in the power of our natural senses, which is why we integrate aromatherapy and essential oils throughout our growing collection of naturally-focused products. 

  27. Owl Desk Pots
  28. Ideal for indoor or outdoor container gardening, this thumb style planter is a tough, lightweight alternative to ceramic planters. This planter offers excellent all-weather durability. Filled with plants, flowers or even candy, these favor pots make an excellent gift. Available in 6 Owl styles.

  29. Kate Spade Pencil Holder
  30. This holder adds a sophisticated, yet whimsical organization and easily fits all your pens and pencils. Corralling your pencils has never been easier than with our stack of the classics pencil holder. She will be all set for the next time they are grading papers.

  31. Rotating Organizer
  32. The Idea Made EZ Organizer is an easy, space-saving solution for every household need. Its the perfect companion for the bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, or garage that brings 360-degree organization at fingertip control. The easily adjustable shelves and compartments allow the EZ Organizer to fit any customer need, whether the items are large or small.

  33. Whiskey Glasses
  34. Any teacher or doctor will love drinking from his personalized funny whiskey glass and with it’s humorous ‘fill level’ engraved to the front, you will always know when it’s best to keep a distance!! These funny teacher gifts for men will definitely lighten the mood after a long day with it’s fun design that can be fully customized to suit the recipient, so all you have to do is let us know what you would like on your humorous gifts for men and we will create your funny teacher tumblers.

  35. Voice Amplifier
  36. Amplifys Your Voice and Saves Your Throat. — Making communication easier. We designed our personal voice amplifier to be comfortably portable while still being sturdy enough to use in almost any situation. The mini voice amplifier is a great aid for teachers, preachers, coaches, particularly if one is having trouble with one’s own vocal volume.

  37. Cookie Thank You
  38. If you are looking for the perfect gift for teachers, bus drivers, a party hostess, coworkers, secret santa…all of those odd and end gifts you need – this is it! Saying reads: “Thanks for making me one smart cookie” Each pot holder has a neoprene backing for extra heat protection. 

  39. Personalized Stamp
  40. Custom teacher stamps are a fun and convenient way to add a personalized touch to stationery, homework, report cards and more. The self-inking mount is great for quick, repetitive stamping and also includes a reversible ink pad to give you double the impressions. Make life a little easier with a custom stamp today.

  41. Desk Organizer

    This beautiful bill organizer desktop has a two-tier mail sorter, accessory compartment, accessory drawer, and a set of calendar blocks, allowing you to stay organized and on top of the task at hand. Made of a light finished wood with black handle and black painted calendar blocks, this greeting card organizer set will match any décor and look great on your desk as cubical accessories. 

  43. First Aid Chocolate Kit
  44. Tell them they are the best teacher with this first aid chocolate gift box by Bald Man Max Brenner is the perfect combination of milk and dark chocolate and nuts, arriving in a reusable tin. A delightful mixer of flavors enjoy amazing Cooki Max Dark, Caramelized Pecan Nuts, Pure Milk Thins, and Addiction Chocolate Cubes. 

  45. Water Bottle
  46. Judy Miller (Designer of Onebttl) said she was so lucky to have met many wonderful teachers in her life. They have helped her in more ways than simply enriching my basic knowledge. They have also helped shape her into the person I am today. She wanted to thank them and show them her appreciation for their patience and dedication. She wants them to know that she will always keep them in her heart. Thus, she designed this bottle with a thankful heart, and hope it can convey your gratitude and appreciation for the wonderful teachers.

  47. Notebook Planner
  48. The 128-page Aim High Teacher Planner helps teachers organize information and lesson plans for the school year. Organize your school year in style with the comprehensive, wire-bound Aim High Teacher Planner. This plan book features durable spiral binding for convenience and provides a place to record important information for quick and easy access. The monthly planning spreads allow you to plan goals and information for the month in one central spot.

  49. Fancy Stapler
  50. Say goodbye to boring. Attractive stapler with a gold, metallic base and chic, navy plastic top adds style to any desktop.  A classic smooth finish combines with a sleek, contoured design for comfort and ease of use.

  51. A Gift Card
  52. Whether they want to buy themsleves something nice and or pick up some fun school supplies for the school year a gift card always makes a great gift. Put it in a cute gift card box with some candy and, voila! You got yourself a gift.

  53. Monogram Teacher Tote Bag
  54. Teachers need a cool way to tote around all thier svchool siupplies too! This teachers tote bag is a really thoughtful and unique gift personalized teacher gift. This canvas Tote bag is made from 100% cotton canvas . It can also be used for weekend outings or picnics. 

  55. Mason Jar Storage
  56. This Cute Mason jar storage unit is finished in farmhouse antique white. The wall mounted unit works well as a classroom organizer to hold items such as paint brushes, markers, pencils. Or they can use it at home! Also makes a great kitchen or bathroom organizer.

  57. Bean Box
  58. A handpicked selection of 4 gourmet coffees from Seattle’s top small-batch roasters. Experience a wide variety of single origin coffees and artfully-crafted blends. Every Bean Box includes nearly a half pound of freshly-roasted whole bean coffee, tasting notes, roaster profiles, brewing tips, and an artisan treat.