Tuesday, May 7 is National Teacher Appreciation Day for 2019, and whether your children are at a traditional public school, charter school, private school, or homeschool, we all appreciate the teachers who invest so much in their education.
To show our own appreciation for teachers in San Antonio, we’re rounding up some of the best deals and discounts offered both locally and nationally especially for teachers.
San Antonio Teacher Appreciation Day 2019 Deals
Free Admission to the San Antonio Zoo
Teachers get in to the San Antonio Zoo for free the entire month of May. In addition, they can bring up to 4 guests at 50% of admission.
To qualify for the discount, you must be an active teacher and bring your photo ID along with a copy of your teacher certificate, pay stub, or school ID.
Find out more details about the Zoo’s teacher appreciation month here.
Legoland Discovery Center Teacher Appreciation Week Discount
The new Legoland Discovery Center located at the Shops Rivercenter is offering a 50% discount to all teachers with a teacher ID May 6 – 11.
The discount is valid for in person purchases only. Find out more details about Legoland Discovery Center’s teacher appreciation week discount here.
Free Teacher Fun Card at Sea World (& Teacher Appreciation Day Discounts)
SeaWorld San Antonio offers free admission to accredited teachers for the entire year with their Teacher Fun Card. Register by May 31 to enjoy unlimited admission to the park, including rides, shows, animal encounters, attractions, and special events like Howl-O-Scream. Aquatica can be added to your teacher card for an additional few. Learn more about SeaWorld’s Teacher Fun Card here.
In addition to the Teacher Card, SeaWorld San Antonio will be hosting a Teacher Appreciation Day on Saturday, May 11th. The first 1,000 teachers to show their Teacher Card will receive a special tote bag, and all teachers can enjoy discounts throughout the weekend. Learn more about SeaWorld San Antonio’s Teacher Appreciation Day here.
National Teacher Appreciation Day 2019 Deals
Hopdoddy Burger Bar
Teachers get a free small shake Tuesday, May 7 when they show their school ID.
Teachers can flash their school ID to get hooked up with a free sweet tea throughout Teacher Appreciation Week, May 6-10.
On May 7th from 6-9pm, teachers and faculty receive one free Box Combo when they present their current school ID.
Year-Round Teacher Discounts
Barnes and Noble Year Round Educator Discount
Barnes and Noble offers a year-round discount to educators (which includes teachers, guidance counselors, principals, reading coaches, and homeschooling parents). You can sign up in any store with your picture ID, and enjoy 20% off the list price of most hardcover and paperback books, toys, and games, for use in the classroom. You can also get additional discounts during special Educator Appreciation Days throughout the year. Learn more about the Barnes and Noble’s Educator Program here.
Half Price Books’ Year-Round Educator Discount
If you’re looking for a discount on top of a discount for books, Half Price Books offers 10% off all year with its Educator Discount Card, too. Public, private, and homeschooling educators are eligible, as well as college and university teaching assistants. Learn more about the Half Price Books Educator Discount Card here.
Michaels Year-Round Educator Discount
Feel like getting your craft on? Educators with a valid educator ID can receive 15% off everyday on their purchases. Learn more about Michaels’ teacher discount here.
Madewell Teacher Discount
Madewell, renowned for making great jeans, offers a 15% discount year-round to teachers (and students) when you shop in store. Must show a teacher ID at time of purchase. Learn more about the Madewell Teacher Discount here.
TOMS Teacher Discount
TOMS Shoes offers a 10% discount to teachers who shop in store and online. Visit their website to learn more about the TOMS Teacher Discount (including their online discount code).