The We Are Teachers team is on the hunt for the best Black Friday deals for teachers! Our favorite stores have been hosting sales nearly all month long with weekly and daily deals. We’re linking our favorite categories below, but be sure to join our We Are Teachers Deals group on Facebook for deal announcements chosen by our editors.
Tip: Bookmark this page and check back on Cyber Monday, when we’ll highlight all the best bargains for the second-busiest shopping day of the year!
Top 2023 Black Friday Deals for Teachers
We’ve combed the ads and sale pages looking for the deals every teacher needs to know about in 2023. These are our top 10 choices:
Fire 7 Kids Tablet (Amazon)
Amazon’s Kindle Fire series is incredibly popular, and their kids tablet is one of the best out there. It comes with an included kid-proof case (no kidding—if a kid manages to break one, they’ll replace it for free). Adults can control what kids access, including how much time they spend on games, books, videos, and more. All this for 50% off? This is definitely a top deal for 2023.
Ninja Single-Serve Pods and Grounds Specialty Coffee Maker (Target)
We all know teachers run on coffee! Whether your home machine is due for an upgrade, or you want to add one to your classroom or staffroom, this Ninja model is a steal at less than $80. It uses both pods and grounds, saving you money down the line too.
onn. 43” Class FHD LED Roku Smart TV (Walmart)
Black Friday is a time to score TVs at absolutely unbelievable prices. This Roku smart TV has everything you need to stream all your favorites, for less than $100.
Apple 10.9-Inch iPad (Best Buy)
Save $100 on the latest iPad at Best Buy, bringing the price down to under $350. (Don’t forget to check to see if you can get credit for a trade-in too!)
Give yourself more time at home to put your feet up with a robot vacuum. Roombas are well-known and trusted, and you can get this one for more than 40% off at Amazon.
Lenovo Slim 14″ Chromebook (Target)
In the market for a new laptop? There are lots of deals to be had, but this Chromebook by powerhouse Lenovo is one of the best. At $150, this is the perfect machine for those on the go.
Melissa & Doug Farm Wooden Chunky Puzzle (Walmart)
Need some new classroom toys? This puzzle is a true steal at only $5!
HP DeskJet 2734e Wireless All-In-One Inkjet Printer (Best Buy)
For the classroom or at home, this all-in-one printer is a real bargain at less than $40. It even includes free ink refills for the first three months!
Magic Bullet 7-Piece Personal Blender (Walmart)
Make easy breakfast smoothies with the Magic Bullet, marked down to a remarkable $25 for Black Friday 2023 at Walmart.
Paper Mate Flair Scented Felt Tip Pens (Amazon)
The teacher-favorite pen is available at a super low price (16 pens for less than $14), plus they all smell like yummy Sunday brunch foods!
2023 Black Friday Deals for Teachers by Store
These are our favorite stores for finding Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for teachers.
The superstore kicked off its Black Friday sales on November 3 and is keeping the deals rolling with Black Friday.
Office and School Supplies
From Flair pens to paper, pencils to laminators, you can’t beat Walmart’s Black Friday deals in this category!
Kitchen & Home
Coffee makers, air fryers, powerful blenders, and more incredible savings just waiting to be grabbed!
Toys and Games
Find LEGO sets, baby dolls, board games, and so many other great deals on your favorite brands.
Get deep discounts on laptops, televisions, printers, and more.
Save on sweaters, coats, shoes, bags, and more for the whole family.
They’re running Black Friday deals all week long and will then have Cyber Monday sales up for grabs on Target.com. They’re also offering a holiday price-match guarantee—meaning if you purchase something and later notice it on sale for even less before December 24, you’ll be refunded the difference.
Electronics & Tech
Save hundreds on headphones and laptops while also stocking up on smaller essentials like batteries.
Home & Kitchen
From bedroom linens to waffle makers, you don’t want to miss out on bargains for the whole house.
Apparel & Accessories
Refresh your own wardrobe and snag cute new pieces for the whole family with price drops on hoodies, tops, T-shirts, jeans, and more!
Kids’ Games & Toys
They’ve made things easier by sorting all the best toy finds by age, from zero to 14 and older.
With quick delivery and some of the best prices on the market, Amazon is an incredibly convenient shopping choice for busy teachers. Check out these amazing Black Friday deals!
Get deals on Fire TVs, Echo devices, and Kindles.
Stock up on Flair pens, Sharpies, Post-its, and more!
Amazon almost always offers a special promo code for a single book purchase on Black Friday. This year’s code has not yet been released, but check out their other book deals.
Save on shoes, clothes, handbags, accessories, and more amazing picks!
Games & Toys
Stock up for the kids in your classroom and at home!
More Amazon Black Friday deals tips:
- Sign up for Prime: Start your 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime for early deal access.
- Download the free Amazon app to easily find the top deals and place watches on items.
- Make an official Amazon list of the items you hope will go on extreme sale for the holidays. If these items go on sale, you will be notified.
- If you miss a lightning deal, click the “Join Waitlist” button, and you will be notified if it goes on sale again.
The craft store’s Black Friday deals are offering up to 60% off on art supplies, storage solutions, craft machines, decorations, and more! You can also get 30% off regularly priced items with the promo code 30HPPYTHKS.
Christmas Tree Shop
Their entire stock of Christmas trees is on sale—and shipping is free on order over $39.
Holidays & Occasions
You can keep decking the halls with low prices on decorations like ornament sets and more.
Kids Toys & Activities
Crayola products are on sale, plus find more fun ways to inspire little ones’ creativity.
Invest in year-round crafting with sales on crafting devices.
Stay organized and clutter-free with tons of storage solutions on sale.
You can find a huge variety of major Black Friday deals, as well as Cyber Monday deals at JCPenney, all month long. You can also earn $15 in rewards cash for every $50—and shipping is free over $49!
Home & Lifestyle
Countless amazing deals to make your personal space special.
Women’s Apparel & Accessories
Refresh your wardrobe and treat yourself to a new pair (or two) of shoes to walk comfortably into the holiday season.
Men’s Apparel & Accessories
Fellas can find everything they need, from hoodies to button-ups, jeans to slacks, and everything in between.
Teachers need tech! From the latest laptop to keep your plans and notes organized to gadgets and gizmos that make an educator’s life just a little bit easier, here are the best bargains we found in the Best Buy categories.
Laptops & Computers
Save on your favorite brands, including HP and Microsoft Surface. Plus save up to $320 on Chromebooks!
Tablets & e-Readers
Get more amazing deals on handheld devices!
Printers & Home Office
Save on all-in-one printers, webcams, and other computer accessories.
Look for prices dropping on Apple Watches, AirPods, and MacBooks!
Whether it’s for your classroom, an after-school club, or your own home, the phenomenal prices on flat-screen TVs make them an absolute steal.
The retailer has a bunch of great Black Friday deals going on! Don’t forget to use coupon codes and your Kohl’s card to get the best possible prices. Our favorites:
Macy’s cut down prices for their Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on clothing, kitchen appliances, jewelry, shoes, and more. Our top picks:
Although they’re mostly known for their deals on shoes, there are a ton of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on clothing, accessories, and more at Zappos right now. Here’s what we’ve got our eye on:
The online marketplace where teachers create resources for other teachers often has special offers around the holidays, including Black Friday deals. Check out the sales as they are released.
Teacher Discounts That Can Be Combined With Holiday Sales
Year-Round Teacher Discounts To Remember While Shopping
- Apple: Apple has special reduced education pricing for teachers and students. Compare the prices here on Apple products to holiday sale prices elsewhere.
- Barnes and Noble: B&N Educators always save 20% off publisher list prices and get 25% off on select Educator Appreciation days.
- Ben Franklin Crafts: Teachers receive 10% off regular-price items.
- Books-a-Million: Registered BAM Educators get 20% off the publisher’s list price on hardcover and paperback books for the classroom.
- Bose: Bose offers up to 15% off for teachers, only available by calling (800) 353-4207 and ordering over the phone.
- HP: Shop online and then ask for your teacher discount via the online chat! Receive 20% off HP products.