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Solano County Office of Education

Solano County Office of Education

Discounts for Educators

AC Moore (Michaels)

Who's eligible?
- All teachers, staff and faculty Pre-K through Post-Grad within the US.
- Teachers who work in daycare centers, early childhood learning centers and home schools.
- Instructors/Teachers of After School Programs, Boys & Girls Clubs, etc.

What’s needed for verification?
Teacher verification requires a valid school-issued document, certificate or ID that shows the information below:
- Your full name
- Your school/organization
- Status as current faculty/staff

These documents are used for verification purposes only. Examples include: Educator ID card with a valid date or a pay stub from within the last 60 days.

How quickly will I be verified?
Most verification's happen instantly. In the rare case where additional documentation is required, verification may take up to 20 minutes.

To use your discount online and in store, just sign in to your account or provide your Michaels Rewards phone number at checkout.


Aerosoles gives 15% off for teachers who are members of the National Education Association (NEA).

AVIS Car Rental

Education employees can save up to 25% off base rates at AVIS.  Use discount code AWD#: D134120.  For more information call 800-331-1212 or visit their website.

Barnes & Noble

  • Save 20% off publisher’s list price on all purchases for classroom use.
  • Discounts of up to 25% off the publisher’s list price during Educator Appreciation Days.
  • First access to helpful educational resources, valuable email offers, and information on exclusive Educator events.
  • Sign up for free

Blick Art Materials

Preferred Customers who are students or professional educators employed by an accredited primary or secondary school, public or private university or college, school district, or art organization (an “Educational Entity”) will receive a 10% discount on purchases at Blick Art Materials retail stores. The discount is valid only on non-sale, in-stock items and cannot be applied toward catalog, internet, or special orders. This discount does not apply to the purchase of gift cards. To qualify for this discount, students or educators must present both a valid Preferred Customer Card and a current school ID card that includes their name and the name of their Educational Entity at the time of purchase. Discount is subject to Store Manager approval.


Educators are the backbone of our community. We know you, as an educator, are spending your own money on class materials. Bookmans is proud to support education in our community, so we want to offer you a 20% discount on all of your purchases from our entertainment exchanges when you sign up for Project: Educate. So spend some on yourself, and take 20% off your purchases… not just classroom material, but anything and everything in our entertainment exchanges. It’s just our way of saying thanks for everything that you do.
Bookmans offers educators currently teaching in the classroom a 20% discount on all entertainment exchange purchases with membership in Project: Educate. We do require proof of current employment to sign up for Project: Educate. Bring your confirmation email, a valid ID and your proof to your nearest Bookmans location after signing up.
You must be a currently employed educator, defined as a teacher, librarian, principal, learning specialist, homeschooler, or substitute teacher. Other school staff, including nurses, secretaries, counselors or advisers, good service staff, transportation staff, custodial staff, Sunday school teachers, and coaches are not eligible.
To receive your Project:Educate card, you need to sign up online at Bookmans. You will receive a confirmation email, which you need to bring to your nearest Bookmans location, along with a valid ID and proof of educator status. As proof, we will accept either a current pay stub (within the last 30 days) from your employer/school district, which states your position (e.g. “teacher”) or a current, signed and dated letter on your school/employer’s letterhead stating that you are currently employed in one of the eligible positions listed above. If you are a homeschooler, you will need to bring a copy of your notarized Affidavit of Intent to Home School.


The Books-A-Million Educator’s Discount Program is a discount card program that is free for all educators, entitling them to a 20% discount on all items that they purchase in store. Educators will be eligible to receive additional savings and benefits during educator events in-store and online. Educators are always eligible for online pricing and FREE shipping on applicable purchases throughout the year.


Bose offers an Educator's Program, you must contact them directly for information.
(800) 379-2073

Budget Car Rental

Education employees can save up to 25% off base rates at Budget.  Use discount code BCD#: Z408915.  For more information call 800-455-2848 or go to their website.

Busch Gardens

Teachers are invited to investigate the park after dark or be a zookeeper for a night.  This applies to select nights at Busch Gardens.  Call 813-884-4FUN (4386) for availability and to book your spot!

Container Store

Container Store's Organized Teacher program offers educators special discounts throughout the year to help organize their classrooms! Please complete the form below to receive your first offer, redeemable in-store, online or by phone. Program ends December 31, 2020.


Coolframes supports students and teachers - save an extra 5% at Coolframes. ID verification required. Look for the Student ID and Teacher ID options on the first step of checkout.


Exclusive Teacher Online-Only Offer: Purchase Costco Membership Activation Certificates to join Costco as a new member and receive a $30 Costco Shop Card! Costco Wholesale is dedicated to bringing members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise.
Join Costco as a new member and receive a $30 Costco Shop Card. Available for all teachers.

Dagne Dover

With our deepest thanks, we're offering an exclusive discount for the teachers, troops, vets and healthcare workers who serve our country, today and every day.
Just fill out the form and we’ll give you a discount code for 20% off your purchases at Dagne Dover.
Troops and Teachers, please use your official education or military email address.


You can save 30% on a document with FedEx Envelop/Pak and 20% on a package with FedEx IP service with your student ID card!
Enjoy your student privilege with FedEx student discount club today.
FedEx will deliver your dream to the world. We live to deliver.
  • How to enjoy : Drop-off your shipment with your Student ID card and pay by cash or credit card.
  • Eligibility : Student who holds valid student ID card.
  • Available location : FedEx stations >>> Go to FedEx stations


GelPro supports teachers with 25% off online purchase (redeemable at checkout).

Half Price Books

Save 10% year-round in store.
As part of our commitment to literacy, Half Price Books supports educators, school teachers and librarians in the community with an Educator Discount Card to save 10% all year round! Shop HPB for a great selection of children's books and educational materials. And best of all, it fits your budget.
It's simple to apply and easy to save. Our gift to you. Stock up for your classroom and get something for yourself. Either way, you'll save just because we appreciate what you do as an educator in the community. If you don't have an Educator Discount Card, apply for one today and save 10% on all your purchases at Half Price Books year-round. It's simple to apply and easy to save. And remember, your money goes twice as far at Half Price Books, where almost everything is half price or less every day.


Every day is teacher appreciation day with 10% off! All members of the educational community, including retired educators, get an additional 10% off at
Teacher ID required.


If you join the NEA Member Program there are various benefits for teachers.

Homes for Heroes

Homes for Heroes has programs for teachers to assist in the buying, selling or refinancing of homes.

Joann Fabrics

Joann Fabrics offers 15% discount to all teachers with current credential.  You must sign up for their rewards program.

Kate Spade

Enjoy 15% off your purchase at Join our student program by registering and verifying your student status with UNiDAYS.

K12 School Supplies

Looking for cheap teaching supplies? Browse our deep discounted teacher supplies and close outs from brands like Carson Dellosa, Trend Enterprises and more. Our closeout, clearance and new product classroom supplies have discounts of 30-80% off MSRP. Available inventory is shown on the product detail page, and has very limited supply. The prices shown are our rock bottom prices, and most items are eligible for free shipping.


Be the world's best dressed teacher! Show your valid teacher ID in stores to receive 15% off.


Teachers and college students enjoy 15% off online and in stores.
  • Sign up for your Madewell Insider account
  • Verify your status as a teacher or college student-you might need to upload documentation
  • Shop! Discounts are valid for one calendar year, applied to eligible items


Get access to the lowest rates with valid teacher ID through Marriott.


Microsoft offers teachers and students receive various discounts.

Office Max/Office Depot

Teachers receive 20% back in rewards from Office Depot/Office Max on qualifying purchases when you present your Office Depot/Office Max Rewards member number and the coupon at checkout.


Overstock Club O is free to teachers and students. Club O members earn an average of $55 Club O Rewards per year.


Sign up for the Scholastic teacher newsletter to see the latest deals.

Schools First Credit Union

If you’re a school employee aspiring to further your career with an advanced educational program or professional certificate, don’t be discouraged by the price tag. Our Special Curriculum Loans for school employees can help you pay for tuition, books, and other expenses.
There are two loan options available to fit your specific program. Click here to find out more.


Silhouette America® provides a special direct discount for Silhouette products purchased through to qualifying educational facilities and licensed non-profit organizations. Simply contact and relay the following:
  • Your Silhouette account address (if you do not already have an account, you may sign up for free)
  • Name and location of your school or institution
  • Attach a copy of your teaching certificate or 501(c)(3) form
This program is only valid in the United States and Canada. Silhouette America® does not accept purchase orders. Education discount only available on product offerings and purchases made directly through