45 Awesome End-of-Year Teacher Gifts

by mkimmel | Last Updated: November 17, 2020

Being a teacher is not an easy thing to do, there’s the never-ending deadlines, the uncontrollably noisy students, and, quite possibly, a stressful workplace environment. That’s why the special teacher in your life deserves a bit of love and appreciation, and what better way to show that than by giving a gift or two! Whether you are looking for small knick knacks or something they will actually use, this list has you covered. Here are 45 awesome end-of-year teacher gifts!

Blue Light Blocking Glasses

Whether it’s making presentation slides, lesson plans, or preparing an exam, teachers are always on their computers. These blue light-blocking glasses come in a set of 3 and are great as an end-of-year teacher gift. Made from TR90 frame material, these glasses are highly durable and fashionable as well. This eliminates eye fatigue and promotes better relaxation.

ComfiLife Gel Cushion

Here’s another awesome end-of-year teacher gift for those who are always on their seats. This gel-infused seat cushion from ComfiLife is a 2.75-inch thick memory foam designed to alleviate back pains. It has a non-slip bottom, a super-comfy memory foam interior, and a cool gel layer. This cushion is something teachers will actually find useful!

TaoTronics Desk Lamp

This TaoTronics LED desk lamp comes in 4 different finishes: black, wood grain, white, and white wood grain. It features a modern look, a convenient USB-port for charging, and an adjustable swivel design. This lamp would make a nifty tool on a teacher’s work desk, plus, it will also work well as a reading lamp on a nightstand. Also, this lamp has adjustable brightness and 5 different color modes.

Kindle Paperwhite

For the teacher who does a lot of reading on his/her pastime, the Kindle Paperwhite is a truly awesome gift. Now with waterproofing, the Paperwhite can be conveniently used even on the shower! It comes with an adjustable light level, a headphone jack, and a week-long battery life. This is definitely a must-have for the bookworm professors out there.

Teacher Appreciation Ornament

If you are gifting for the holidays, this teacher appreciation ornament from Vilight is a fantastic gift choice. It is a 2.75-inch round ornament with an awesome print and a heartfelt message. It is great for hanging on Christmas trees or even just as a small keepsake. Plus, this simple ornament is shipped inside a festive box ready for gifting!

Teacher Gift Wine Bottle Labels

Are you gifting a teacher who fancies a nice bottle of wine? If you are, make sure to grab these teacher gift wine bottles from Harper & Ivy Designs. A set of these ships with 6 assorted labels which conveniently sticks over any wine bottle label. With a size of 4 inches by 5 inches, these stickers are suitable for most standard-size wine bottles.

Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus CE

The Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus CE is the perfect end-of-year teacher gift for the math professor in your life. It is feature packed, comes in a dozen of color variants, and it has a colorized display as well. With a MathPrint feature and a high-resolution display, this calculator is extremely pleasing to use. Also, it is powered by an on-board rechargeable battery.

Rocketbook Smart Reusable Notebook

Teachers take lots of notes every single day, and that is why they could really use this reusable notebook from Rocketbook! The Rocketbook smart notebook combines the power of erasable ink and cloud services. This notebook can be used over and over again and it lets users sync digital photographs of pages on Google Drive, OneNote, and many more. The pages on this notebook can be wiped clean with a simple damp cloth!

Off Duty Socks

This pair of off duty socks for teachers is another simple yet sweet gift that would make their day. It has a minimalist print on the bottom-side which reads “If you can read this, this teacher is off duty.” These socks are super-soft, warm to wear, and easy to clean. These would totally make an awesome end-of-year teacher gift.

F in Exams

If you are gifting a teacher who fancies a good laugh and has a sense of humor, this book is worth considering. F in Exams: Complete Failure Edition is a funny book written by Richard Benson. It is a compilation of hilariously incorrect student answers as well as useful fun facts. This book also has funny sketches and is definitely packing hours of good time and laughter.

Teacher Shirt

This teacher’s blouse from the Oriental Pearl Store is a simple short-sleeved shirt which comes in 2 different colors, red and grey. It has a simple print, comes in a wide range of sizes from small to XXL, and it is safe to machine-wash. This shirt is made with a premium breathable cotton making it lightweight and soft to the touch. This is surely a simple yet useful end-of-year teacher gift.

Otto The Otter Tape Dispenser

For the teachers who appreciate a little bit of cuteness on their work desk, this tape dispenser is the gift to get! This otter tape dispenser from Streamline is a 6-inch long sculpted resin with a tape cutter on one-side. It holds a standard-size roll of cellophane tape, and it is absolutely adorable! This cute little tape dispenser is surely an eye-candy in the classroom!

Zyllion Shiatsu Massager

The Zyllion Shiatsu massager is a heated massager with deep-kneading nodes. It has a vegan leather outer material, a mesh lining, and an ergonomic 3-dimension massage head. This massager is a perfect way for stressed teachers to unwind after a long day’s work. Plus, the Zyllion Shiatsu massager also has a temperature safety feature and an auto shut-off timer.

Multi tool Pen

Pens are the number one tool for teachers. Whether it’s for checking exam papers, marking assignments, or jotting down notes, pens are always a must-have for educators. This one from Ainkedin is one of the coolest pens out there. It crams the function of a small ruler, a straight-edge, a level, a cross-head screwdriver, and a touch-screen stylus, all in the form factor of an elegant pen!

Teacher Life

Teaching is a really stressful profession, and that is exactly why the teacher in your life needs this relaxing coloring book! Teacher Life is a chalkboard coloring book crafted with a premium matte-finish cover and loads of awesome illustrations. This book has letter-sized pages which are made with 60lb paper stock. It is suitable for all coloring mediums as well.

Click and Grow Smart Garden

The teacher in your life who is big into plants will definitely appreciate this smart garden as an end-of-year teacher gift. The Click and Grow smart garden is an energy-efficient planter which looks almost like an interior decor! This planter comes in 3 different finishes, white, beige, and gray. It has a self-watering mechanism, and it supports over 50 different pre-seeded plant types.

This Day in History Boxed Calendar

Filled with tons of fun trivia, this boxed calendar from National Geographic makes a fantastic end-of-year teacher gift. It has 365 remarkable people, fascinating facts, amazing events, and a lot more! With its built-in easel backing for display, this would make a useful decoration on a teacher’s desk. Plus, it features easy tear-off daily pages as well.

Teacher Stamps by Stampmojis

These teacher stamps by Stampmojis are perfect for the teacher in your life who loves giving star rewards to students. This wooden stamp set comes with a bunch of emojis such as a smiley, thumbs up, apple, lightbulb, robot, check mark, and a lot more. It makes a fun activity for young students to fiddle with, too! This is surely an awesome end-of-year teacher gift for sure.

Heat Changing Constellation Mug

The science teacher in your life will surely find this heat-changing constellation mug super cool! This 11-ounce ceramic mug is perfect for coffee, tea, and other hot beverages. It shows an attractive constellation design which magically appears when hot water is poured in it. This one also makes a fantastic gift for teachers who are fans of zodiac and the night sky,

Book Lovers’ Candle

The teacher in your life who is a big bookworm surely loves the pleasing smell of old books. Well, here’s the perfect gift he/she will surely appreciate! The Old Books-scented candle from Forage Candle Co. is an all-natural, vegan, and cruelty-free candle. It comes in a clear glass container which holds 8 ounces and it also has a screw-on cap.

Signature Cotton Vera Tote

This Vera Bradley Tote bag is a perfect everyday bag for teachers. It comes in heaps of design variants from a deep night Paisley pattern to a Regal Rosette theme. This tote is made with 100% cotton and it has a total of 6 slip pockets. With a 12-inch shoulder drop, this tote is comfortable to carry and it is great for books, laptop, and other daily essentials.

Teacher’s Survival Kit Pouch

If you are looking for a fairly simple gift but still has a lot of uses, this survival kit pouch is the perfect choice. Made with a tough canvas material, this 9×7-inch pouch has a waterproof coating and a double-sided print. It makes a great pencil case, makeup kit, or just an extra small bag for organization purposes. This bag has a sleek black zipper and a silver-colored pull.

Succulent Pots

For the teacher in your life who loves decorating his/her work desk with cute little ornaments, these succulent pots are must-haves. These pots from the Zoutog store come in a pack of 6. Each pot measures 3.15 inches in diameter and each comes with an individual bamboo draining tray. With a sleek finish, these pots would make a simple yet attractive end-of-year teacher gift.

Laptop Riser Stand

This laptop riser stand is a low-cost solution for back problems and bent posture. Perfect for teachers who are always on their laptops, this riser stand can support up to 15.6-inch devices. It is completely foldable, lightweight, and durable. This laptop stand can collapse to a mere size of a chocolate bar!

Best Teacher Ever Tumbler

For the best teacher ever in your life, this tumbler with an included reusable straw makes a useful end-of-year teacher gift. With 2 color variants—mint and pink—this tumbler has a powder coating finish, and can hold up to 22 ounces. It is made with 18/8 kitchen-grade stainless-steel, plus, it is vacuum insulated as well. It has an ergonomic shape which makes it easy to hold one handed.

DinoFire Wireless Presenter

The DinoFire wireless presenter is something every teacher should have in their arsenal. It is a presentation clicker with built-in controls for volume, page up, page down, pause and play, and hyperlink navigation. This wireless presenter has a one-piece design, a docking tray for the wireless receiver, as well as a secure USB magnet system. This clicker supports Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android.

Fill in the Love Book

If you are looking for something with a slight dash of personalization, this fill-in-the-love book is the way to go. This journal book is from Knock Knock and it is an awesome end-of-year teacher gift. With over 112 pages, this book is going to help you list down all the things you love about your teacher. It has an easy-to-follow format, plus, it comes with a clear jacket cover as well.

Echo Dot

Amazon’s Echo dot is a nifty device which makes a useful end-of-year teacher gift. It is a small Bluetooth speaker with built-in native support for Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa. The Echo dot comes in 4 different color variants, charcoal, heather gray, plum, and sandstone. It features rich- and loud-sounding drivers, improved voice control, and a seamless setup process.

Mini Projector

This mini projector from the CiBest store is something teachers would find handy during lectures. This 4500-lux LED projector supports 1080p playback and it can be mounted up to 200 inches away from a blank wall. It also supports multiple connected devices, plus, it weighs just around 2.2lbs. This super compact projector measures 7.87 inches long, 5.5 inches wide, and 2.7 inches tall.

Sticky Note Pad Set

If a simple yet useful gift is what you are looking for then look no further than this sticky note pad set from the Yes Studio. This notepad set features multi-colored sticky notes which come in a variety of sizes. The set includes 6 different sizes and designs each with a funny theme to it. This set is awesome for jotting down to-do lists, important reminders, and noteworthy messages.

Daisy Patch Pop Up Card

This Daisy Patch pop-up card from the Lovepop store is a 3D-card that would make an awesome end-of-year teacher gift. It is a 5×7-inch greeting card with one included blank envelope. The note card it comes with is perfect for writing your personalized message for the special teacher in your life. Plus, it neatly tucks away alongside the folded pop-up card.

Arteza Dry Erase Markers

Now, these dry erase markers from Arteza will surely level up the whiteboard game of your favorite teacher. The set comes with 52 pieces of markers of 12 different colors. These markers are equipped with low-odor ink which makes it ideal in closed classroom spaces. It is 100% non-toxic, safe for both kids and adults, and it works nicely on all non-porous surfaces.

365 New Words-A-Year Page-A-Day

For the english teacher in your life or for the teacher who just fancies learning about words, this one is the gift to get. 365 New Words-A-Year is a day-to-day calendar that is designed to broaden your word bank. This calendar is manufactured by Merriam-Webster and are constructed from eco-friendly cardboard. This one makes an awesome end-of-year teacher gift for sure!

Lamicall Cell Phone Stand

The Lamicall cellphone stand is a nifty little tool to have on a teacher’s work desk. It is made with a solid metal construction and it comes in gray, black, silver, red, and rose gold. This phone stand features a charger cutout on the bottom part as well as a circular hole where the cable passes through. It also features non-slip rubber pads on the bottom for extra stability.


The KableCARD is known as the urban survival card and it is a perfect end-of-year teacher gift for someone who is techy. It is a credit card-sized gadget which features every type of smartphone cable adapter, an adjustable night light, and a QI wireless charger. Plus, the KableCard even has a sim ejector tool and a built-in micro SD card reader! All of that in a size smaller than most IDs!

Teacher’s Hat

This simple teacher’s hat from Steel Dust Designs is a rugged looking snapback trucker hat. It features a distressed look, a hook and loop closure, and breathable mesh sides. This hat will look absolutely cool on that stylish PE teacher of yours or your super cool math professor! This snapback is easy to wash and it looks very simple and unique.

Bibliophile Notes

These Bibliophile Notes from Chronicle Books is a set of 20 different notecards and envelopes. Each notecard set features assorted book stacks for different types of books and for all ages. This end-of-year teacher gift is perfect for the professor who’s a part of a book club or just someone who is into reading. These blank notecards are an awesome way for booklovers to bond over on.

Hydro Flask Travel Mug

For keeping your teacher’s coffee at the perfect temperature, the Hydro Flask travel mug is an amazing gift to get. This 12-ounce mug comes in assortments of color variants from a sleek black to a vibrant watermelon color. It is made with a food-grade 18/8 stainless-steel which is BPA-free and phthalate-free. This travel mug also comes with a TempShield insulation.

Canvas Makeup Bag

This canvas makeup bag has a calligraphy print on the outside which reads “Best Teacher Ever.” It is a simple and versatile bag which would make an awesome end-of-year teacher gift for those teachers who carry a lot of small items. This bag can be used as a makeup kit, first-aid kid, tech pouch, or a stationery kit. Plus, it has a bold floral art, too!

SanDisk Portable SSD

For the teacher who likes keeping a record of all his/her digital files, this portable SSD from SanDisk makes the perfect gift. It comes in 4 different storage capacities: 250GB, 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB. This portable SSD supports USB 3.1 as well as TYPE-C connection. It can transfer up to 550Mb per second, it features a carabiner loop, and it is shock-resistant as well.

Thustar USB Document Camera

Whether it’s for digitizing notes or digitizing important documentation, teachers use the scanner on a regular basis. The Thustar USB document camera is an 8-Megapixel camera which comes with a multi-joint mount. It is capable of producing high-quality scanned images, plus, it has an auto-focus feature as well. This document camera is definitely an awesome end-of-year teacher gift.

Funny Things My Students Say

Funny Things My Students Say is a blank journal designed specifically for teachers. With lined pages, sturdy cover, and a thick paper, this journal is great for everyday notetaking. It measures 6 inches wide and 9 inches tall making it compact and easy to carry. This end-of-year teacher gift works well with ink markers, gel pens, highlighters, and pencils.

Mid Back Computer Chair

A little chair upgrade might be the perfect gift to get for the teacher in your life! This mid-back computer chair from the Homall store is made from mesh and tough plastic material. It has an arched back support, a 250-lb capacity, and a durable casters which has a 360-degree swivel. This chair comes in 2 colors: black and grey.

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Adult Coloring Book as an end-of-year teacher gift

This hilarious end-of-year teacher gift is an adult coloring book that is tailored specifically for teachers. This book is filled with tons of alternative swear words teachers mutter while in a class filled with students! Featuring dozens of beautiful illustrations, this coloring book is a delight to use. The teacher in your life will surely roar in laughter after they receive this from you!

Huion Inspiroy H640P

For creating digitized sketches, formulas, and figures, a drawing tablet is the best way to go. This one from Huion is the Inspiroy H640P. It is a battery-free drawing tablet with over 8192 different pressure levels, OTG support, and an accurate stylus. This one is an awesome end-of-year teacher gift they will definitely find a use for.