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Amazon Prime Day was probably one of the best times of the year to save on school supplies — in fact, early summer is one of the best times to stock up for the upcoming school year. ICYMI, Amazon Prime Day 2023 was July 11 – 12, and we found numerous Prime Day deals for teachers, including sales on school supplies, office supplies, and writing supplies.

In fact, pen deals and pencil deals were up to 68% off, including 10-count Bic Mechanical Pencils for $2.47, a 24-pack of Sharpie chisel tip highlighters for $10.01, and a 30-pack of Elmer’s washable glue sticks for $23.34, and plenty more. During the two-day Prime Day event, teachers could find even classroom deals over 65% off.

And with October Prime Day coming up on Oct. 10& 11, we’re thinking similar deals will pop up around then. In the meantime, bookmark our cheap school supplies post for ongoing sales.

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Amazon Teacher Supplies Deals to Shop Before the Big Sale:

$6.99 $9.99 (30% Off)
EXPIRED 09/05/23
Ticonderoga Pencils
As low as $7.95 $17.98 (56% Off)
0% or 5% off with Subscribe & Save
$0.99 per pack
EXPIRED 08/30/23
Tape Dispenser
As low as $5.21 $8.99 (42% Off)
0% or 5% off with Subscribe & Save
$4.99 $5.99 (17% Off)
$5.89 $7.99 (26% Off)
$89.00 $129.00 (31% Off)

Hottest Amazon Prime Day Deals for Teachers We Saw in 2023

a box full of school supplies

Not only were these deals great for teachers, but also for parents and students. The office and school supply deals on Amazon really made you think twice before stepping into an office supply store.

Prime Day 2023 Deals on Glue and Sticky Notes

Prime Day 2023 Deals on Pens and Pencils

Prime Day 2023 Deals on Highlighters and Markers

Related: Prime Day Laptop Deals


Teachers and staff can shop tax-free on bulk supplies.

A person using a laptop that is displaying the Amazon Business page for teachers.

Unfortunately, there isn’t an official Amazon teacher discount. School administrators can create an Amazon Business for Education account which allows them tax-exempt purchases, discounts, and free delivery.

Multiple teachers can be enrolled under the same school account to get discounts on bulk supplies. Ask your administrator if your school has this.


Use the Amazon Teacher Wishlist feature.

An open Amazon box filled with school supplies for a teacher.

The days of making a teacher’s wish list on paper are almost gone. With Amazon shopping at everyone’s fingertips, try putting your classroom needs on an Amazon Teacher Wish List. Once you create your wish list, it’s super easy to share the list with your class via email or even post it on social media.


Here’s how to set up an Amazon Teacher Wish List:

a graphic showing how to create an Amazon wishlist on Desktop and Mobile

Now that your list is created, you can share the link with whomever you want. If the list is set to “shared,” only those with the link will be able to view it. If it’s set to “public” then anyone can access your link.

Every year Amazon has a Clear the List campaign to help teachers get all their wish list items purchased. To participate, make sure your list is set to public and share your Amazon Wish List on social media. Be sure to tag @amazon and use the hashtag #ClearTheList.

Feel free to use this image that we made for your social media post.

a graphic that reads, "help me clear my classroom wishlist #clearthelist" to be shared on social media



Teachers and students can take advantage of Prime benefits, like discounts on textbooks, music, Prime membership, and more.

A person sitting on a couch with their feet up, pointing a remote at a TV with the Prime Video TV app's start-up screen displayed.

Amazon Prime offers more than just 2-day shipping. The benefits listed below aren’t exclusive to teachers, but they’re some of the best ones Amazon Prime offers:

  • Video: Watch hundreds of TV shows and movies for free. There are tons of children’s videos too.
  • Music: Listen to 2 million songs for free with Prime, including playlists and offline listening.
  • Reading: Read thousands of books, magazines, comics, and more for free.


Additional Amazon Prime Educational Benefits

  • Amazon Prime Student: Amazon Prime is free for students for six months.
  • Amazon Textbook Rental: Rent your textbooks from Amazon on a monthly basis for 30, 60, or 90 days.
  • AWS Educate: This offers hundreds of hours of cloud skills you can learn at your own pace for free.
  • Amazon Kids+: At just $4.99 a month for Prime members, it provides unlimited access to kid-friendly books, movies, shows, apps, games, and skills.


Amazon Prime Big Deal Days: Sales for Teachers and School