You just found the BEST Back to School teacher gift collection right here. From pretty jars filled with candy, pencils or markers; kids will find plenty of ways to welcome their teacher back to school to start the year off right!

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Here at Skip to My Lou, I will help you show your appreciation and support all year long with these teacher appreciation ideas.

I am so happy you are here wanting to welcome teachers back to school! I love sharing easy ideas to celebrate teachers and all they do!  Whenever you need a great teacher appreciation gift please come visit me! I will keep you stocked with amazing teacher appreciation ideas to make teachers feel loved and appreciated!

Here Are My BEST Back to School Teacher Gift Ideas

A back to school teacher gift doesn’t have to be big and expensive. The point is to acknowledge the occasion and make it special. These small gifts will do just that!

Many teachers keep candy on their desks to reward students. So, help keep them stocked!

Sweets for the Sweet Teacher

This Year is Going to be SWEET tag

this year is going to be sweet gift tag on candy

This label can be printed on sticker paper and then placed on the front of a jar so the teacher can be reminded what a great teacher they are and also be stocked with treats for their class!

How Sweet It is to be Taught by You!

jar fill with candy yellow bow how sweet teacher gift

Help teachers get back into the grind with a Starbucks gift card or local coffee shop gift card! These free printables make DIY gift certificates a breeze.

Caffeinated Teachers are Happy Teachers

Coffee Shop Gift Card Gift Printables

two printable back to school cards for coffee gift cards

Don’t forget back to school shopping isn’t just for kids. Teachers spend an incredible amount of money on their classrooms. How about welcoming a teacher back to school with a gift card so they can buy school supplies like extra dry erase markers and other goodies?

Back to School Shopping Isn’t Just for Students Printable Gift Card Holder

teacher gift card holder with amazon gift card and sticker around the edge

Give the teacher a sweet treat while welcoming her back to school with one of these four free printable tags. Place some candy in a pretty mason jar and attach a tag and you have an easy back to school teacher gift.

Do You Have A Punny Teacher this year?

Candy Pun Gift Tags for Teachers

purple, blue, green, and yellow teacher gift tags on jars of candy

Love clever sayings?  I have over 50 tags ready for you to print to make gift-giving super easy.  All you do is print a tag and attach it to a little gift for a “Pun-tastic gift!  Each tag even comes with gift ideas. Your teacher will be happy you did! These back to school teacher tags will keep you prepared for last-minute gifts all year!

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Gifting school supplies is always helpful!

My Future is SHARP With You as My Teacher

back to school gift tags

Sharpie Gift

Delight your child’s new teachers with Sharpies! This simple gift of Sharpies bound with twine gets top marks!

sharpie teacher gift

Every teacher can use more post-it notes. It is super simple to print on the top sheet to make a cute gift that is also very useful!

Post It Note Gift

notable year back to school teacher gifts

School supplies make cute gift ideas! Make your favorite teacher’s day with this fun teacher gift!

Have a Bright School Year!

saying for markers and highlighters

These First Day of School teacher gifts are sure to start the year off right! Pencils make a great teacher gift, especially when tied with a cute ribbon.

Let’s Start the Year “Write”!

first day of school pencil gift start write

This idea is easy for your child to take to school and the teacher will appreciate an extra notebook.  A sweet note inside offering to help through the school year and maybe a gift card to buy needed items for the class would make this gift extra special!

Notebook Teacher Gift

notebook teacher gift

A teacher can never have enough glue sticks for her classroom! How clever is this!

Glue Stick Wreath

glue stick wreath

I always want to make sure the teacher knows I am willing to help. This hand soap gift is a clever way to give my contact information and let my child’s teacher know I am willing to lend a hand and makes perfect back to school teacher gifts!

Sweet Scents

How about something to make the classroom smell great! A pleasant scent helps set the ambiance in the classroom!

Scentsational Teacher Gift


If I Can Lend You a Hand Tag

free printable if I can lend a hand gift tags

EOS always makes for a fun gift and this printable card makes these perfect for back to school gift ideas.

Teacher Survival Gifts

EOS Teacher Gift


An apple for the teacher is always a great gift! Help your teacher safely bring their apple to school with this crochet apple cozy.

apple cozy with apple for the teacher gift tag

What a cute little planter made from rulers. Just add a succulent in a tiny pot and this download sign for a gift that will grow as the year progresses.

Measuring Growth

This Year is Going to Rule

hands holding planter made of rulers succulent

Organization Tags

Teacher Appreciation Gift Tags

Cute teacher gift tags on pencil jars, candy jars, and notepad

How to Give Your Teacher the Perfect Gift

Make sure you know exactly what your teacher likes so you can always be prepared to shower her with the things she likes most!

Teacher’s Favorite Things Printable

Favorite Things Teacher Questionnaire

Finally, don’t forget to help your child celebrate the first day of school with this darling Back to School Memory Printable and the first day of school photo signs.

I would love to keep you fully stocked with creative ideas, yummy recipes, fun crafts, and loads of free printables. Subscribe to Skip to my Lou to get new ideas delivered to your inbox. Follow me on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagram for all my latest updates.

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  1. These are unique and so cute ideas! The teachers will surely appreciate any of these gifts since it’s personalized. Thanks for sharing this with us!

  2. These are great for back to school! I will have to make these for my kids teachers; too cute to pass up!

  3. These are all such great ideas! I am going to make the Sharpie ones for my kids teachers!

  4. These are so fun! I love giving practical gifts to teachers, so I love the glue stick idea!

  5. These are so fun, cute, and easy! I can’t wait to make these for my kid’s teachers!


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