Yet another school year is almost in the books! But before you think about summer vacation, why not consider giving the teachers in your life end-of-year teacher gifts? They deserve it! Whether you’re a room parent, a fellow teacher, or a parent looking for ideas, we’ve gathered a variety of gifts that fit every budget.

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1. Thank-You Note

Colorable card saying Thank You For Being a Great Teacher

Never underestimate the importance of a heartfelt thank-you note! Students can create their own, or you can buy this printable card that lets them add color and add their own message.

Buy it: Colorable Teacher Thank You Card/Etsy

2. Gift Cards

Amazon gift card -- end of year teacher gifts

Gift cards are one of the best gifts for teachers because the teacher can choose what they need or want. Amazon and Target are reliable choices, plus check out our full list of favorite gift cards here.

3. Lovepop Bouquet

3-D paper flower bouquet (Cards for Teachers)

Lovepop makes super cool 3-D cards. They’re all beautifully detailed, but we especially love the flower bouquet options. It’s a great way to give your teachers flowers without them needing to worry about caring for them.

Buy it: Wildflower Bouquet Card on Lovepop

4. Why You’re The Best Teacher Ever Book

Why You're the Best Teacher Ever book

You can also take your thank you note a bit further with this sweet fill-in-the-blank book. Your child can fill it out on their own, adding illustrations if they like. Or, for a truly special teacher gift, coordinate with other parents to have each kid in the class contribute a page. That’s a keepsake that a teacher will treasure forever!

Buy it: Why You’re The Best Teacher Ever Book

5. Simple Gold Chain Bracelet

Gold chain teacher bracelet gift with box and note

This stunning bracelet is the perfect sentiment for 2021. It’s simple and class for any teacher’s wardrobe.

Buy it: Gold Chain Bracelet/Etsy

6. Seven Sisters Scones

Assorted scones from Seven Sisters Scones

A delicious option for any teacher! These scones come in sweet and savory, and you can customize the flavor selections too. Plus, you can save 10% with code: SISTER.

Buy it: Sconie™ (Mini-Scone) Sampler/Seven Sisters Scones

7. Easy-Care Plants

Easy care succulent plants

I don’t know about you, but I love plants around the home! These are perfect for summer, and then they can bring them to decorate their desk come fall. For more ideas, see our favorite plants for the classroom here.

Buy it: Lewondr Succulent Pots, Set of 4

8. A Tote Bag

Simple tote bags with external pockets in rose, blue, and sage green

Teachers carry a LOT of stuff back and forth to home. Help them pack up their classroom in style with this basic tote with lots of external pockets! It comes in several colors, and multiple teachers gave it 5-star reviews. Find other 35 more teacher tote ideas here.

Buy it: Tote/Amazon

9. Customized Keychain

Customized keychain -- best end of year teacher gifts

Teachers are never from their set of keys! This handmade leather option, customized with their name, is a perfect end-of-school gift.

Buy it: Keychain/Amazon

10. Crayon Custom Starbucks Cup

Custom Starbucks cup with crayon design and red lid

What teacher doesn’t love coffee? A custom Starbucks cup makes it even better. We love the crayons on this cup for cool drinks.

Buy it: Crayon Custom Starbucks Cup

11. Five Minute Journal

Five minute journal

This reflective journal is perfect for teachers. In only five minutes a day, they can start to think beyond the chaos of the year and reflect on all that’s happened.

Buy it: Journal/Amazon

12. Customized Notepads

20 Great Stocking Stuffers for Teachers

Personalize this set of four notepads for your teacher so they can jot down reminders and ideas with a personal touch.

Buy it: Notepads/Amazon

13. Custom Video Montage

Instructions for making a Tribute video montage

Another great gift for the class. Assemble a video montage with Tribute! Their easy-to-use tools allow you to do it yourself or you can pay a little more and have a professional put together something spectacular.

Buy it: Tribute Video Montage

14. Photo Keepsake

Photo apple for teacher end of year gift

Got classroom photos? Why not make them into a custom photo keepsake for your teacher? It’s like a Zoom session for the wall!

Buy it: Photo Heart/Minted

15. Teacher Pens

Flair pens for teachers

Teachers LOVE pens, and for most, Flair pens top the list. This set comes in cool colors and yummy scents, and they’ll use them all summer long! Find more favorite teacher pens here.

Buy it: Paper Mate Flair Scented Felt-Tip Pens/Amazon

16. Fun Office Supplies

Office supplies for the classroom

Schools usually give teachers basic supplies, but they’ll appreciate these unique ones that show off their personalities.

Buy it: Owl Push Pins or Star-Shaped Sticky Notes

17. Personalized Teacher Library Stamp

Personalized teacher library stamp (Best Teacher Gifts)

Teachers build their classroom libraries with loving care. Help them keep their selections from disappearing with a personalized stamp like this one. (See more teacher stamps we love here.)

Buy it: Self-Inking Teacher Library Stamp

18. Mug Warmer

Best Gifts for Teachers Warmer

We never suggest a teacher mug (teachers have plenty of them!), but this one allows all those mugs to be put to use. They can keep their morning coffee and tea hot, all summer long.

Buy it: Mr. Coffee Mug Warmer/Amazon

19. Bouquet of Blooms

Bouquet of Bouqs assorted, colorful farm-fresh flowers on a table, as an example of teacher appreciation gifts

Start the summer off right with beautiful blooms from Bouqs. These flowers are sourced directly from farmers who use sustainable growing practices like minimizing waste and recycling water.

Buy It: Farmers Choice Bouquet/Bouqs

20. Desk charging station

Wooden desk charging station

Sometimes a teacher needs to keep their items organized! Cords for a phone, tablet, watch, headphones, and more can easily become a mess. This desktop organizer is so helpful and convenient.

Buy it: Desk Charging Station

21. Kindle Paperwhite or Fire

Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Fire

If you’re looking to splurge or for a gift from the whole class, the Kindle from Amazon is perfect for teachers. If your teacher already has one, consider a Kindle Unlimited membership.

Buy it: Kindle Paperwhite and Fire HD 8 Tablet/Amazon

22. Amazon Echo Dot Smart Speaker

Amazon Echo Dot smart speaker

Smart speakers with voice search built in have so many uses in the classroom. These little gems are so affordable now that they make great gifts for teachers. The Amazon Echo Dot is one of our favorites, since it’s so easy to use and coordinates with other Amazon products.

Buy it: Amazon Echo Dot

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Our 22 Picks for 2022 End-of-Year Teacher Gifts