Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week!

Education First has deep roots in education. After all, we were established by teachers back in 1951. Needless to say, you hold a a very special place in our credit union heart.  And while we appreciate you all year around, we wanted to be sure to give you a special shout out this week in honor of National Teacher Appreciation Week.

This semester has been especially hard due to schools closing unexpectedly due to COVID-19 which threw a monkey wrench in everyone's normal routine, but we want you to know that we see how hard each of you are still working to make sure that students continue to learn and have some sense of normalcy in their lives.  To celebrate you, here’s a few deals we hope you’ll enjoy. 

Free drinks with Sonic

Use promo code TEACHERS at checkout on the Sonic app and receive a free drink or slush.

Up to 25% off at Barnes & Nobles

The bookstore is offering up to 25% off the publisher's list price all this week. This is offered as part of the Barnes & Noble’s Educator program that is free to teachers. Check out more here.

20% off crafts at Michaels 

Through May 9th, Michaels is offering 20% all regular priced items. Now's the perfect time to stock up on crafts and get into the DIY spirit!

Celebrate you with Old Navy

Old Navy sure knows how to show appreciation to teachers... In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, they are offering 20% off your total purchase. Time for a little shopping spree!

Win a $1,000 school supply shopping spree

School supplies are some of our favorite things – as a matter of fact, some of us here have carried forward a love of school supplies into our professional lives – colorful pens, pretty folders and funny notebooks, oh my!  We Are Teachers is giving away a $1,000 Amazon gift card for a classroom shopping spree and a gift card for $100 to 10 lucky runners-up.

Discounts on unlimited plans with Verizon

Teachers can get an unlimited plan starting from $10 to $20 a month per account. Customers can apply through the Verizon discount page here.

Yearlong discounts with The Container Store

Sign up for the free Organized Teacher program and enjoy special discounts all year long! 

Be the best dressed with Ann Taylor Loft 

Although Ann Taylor Loft physical stores are still closed, you can still enjoy exclusive teacher-only perks by signing up for their email list. 

We highlighted just a few of the many discounts available to teachers this week, so we encourage to check out a full list here. We hope your week is full of lots of people shining their love down on you.  Thanks for all you do for our kids and our community!