20+ Holiday Gift Ideas For Teachers

3 min readDec 7, 2023

It can be tricky buying for teachers. They always appreciate a homemade card or gift from you or your child. But what if you want to purchase something? Teachers get too many coffee mugs and school supplies.

Here are some items NOT to buy:

  • Alcohol.
  • Mugs.
  • Christmas ornaments.
  • Generic “you’re the best or #1 teacher” knick-knacks.
  • Candles or other highly scented items.
  • Personal hygiene items like soaps, perfumes, colognes, etc.
  • Items without a gift receipt that they are stuck with.

So what kind of gifts are they hoping for?

  • Target Gift Card
  • Amazon.com Gift Card
  • custom tote bag from Shutterfly




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