For the second year in a row, Target is offering Teacher Discounts which are extra savings on back-t0-school needs for 1 week only! This savings event is all sorts of awesome to help teachers gather supplies for their classrooms for less! If you are a teacher or know someone who is, you need to know everything about this week of savings.
Target’s Teacher Discount Is Back, Here’s What You Need to Know
Starting July 13, teachers will receive a weeklong 15% discount on select items in Target stores.
“I’m excited we’re bringing the event back again this year with an expanded assortment of items eligible for the 15% discount, helping teachers save and get what they need for the upcoming school year.” – Jill Sando, Target’s senior vice president (Source)
This year, in addition to school supplies and essentials, (which include disinfecting wipes and food storage bags) adult clothing and accessories, Pillowfort furniture and Bullseye’s Playground items also are included. Awesome, right?
How do you get Target’s Teacher Discount?
In order for teacher’s to take advantage of this week long of savings, they will need to pre-register or sign-up to receive the discount…
Target is working with third-party verification service SheerID to verify eligibility. Sign up for the coupon – valid July 13-20 in stores and online – at Target.com/teacherprep.
The discount is geared toward K-12 teachers, but Target will also offer the savings to teachers working at day care centers, early childhood learning centers and home schooling parents and teachers.
“We can take any document that ties your name and/or email address to an educational system”
“Eligible guests who are not able to validate online can visit their local Target store and present their ID to the cashier for assistance.” – Target says in frequently asked questions.
Other documents that can be submitted include a school ID card, letter of employment on school letterhead, current pay stub and official documents.
For teachers able to verify the information online, the coupon will be emailed.
Here’s what is included in the weeklong teacher discount:
- All school supplies, including: pens, pencils, crayons, notebooks, folders, binders, arts and crafts items like markers, colored pencils, scissors, glue and classroom storage.
- Essentials: disinfecting wipes, facial tissue, hand sanitizer and food storage bags.
- Bullseye’s Playground.
- Pillowfort furniture.
- Men’s and women’s apparel and accessories, including performance, basics and shoes.
Here’s what is excluded in the weeklong teacher discount:
- Lunch bags
- Trial & travel size items
- Fan Central
- Items sold and shipped by Target+TM Partners and Levi’s Red Tab are excluded.
Keep in mind, you can stack coupons and savings at Target so, if you have Target Cartwheel coupons you can often use those alongside this one to maximize savings!
So, make sure you take advantage of this deal because it is an awesome way to save on back-to-school essentials!