Gifts for Teachers

A cool gift for a great teacher is a great way to thank your child's teacher for their hard work throughout the year. It can be a bit tricky though - especially when you have more than one teacher gift to find! So in this most cherished of categories you’ll find a personally curated collection of cool teacher gifts available at CoolThings Australia.

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Beaker Mug


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The Coolest Teacher Gift Ideas for 2021

You’ve found one of our most cherished categories! Growing up we all remember the teachers that cared, you know the ones I mean. Teachers that had time for us, that sat alongside us and explained things in a way we understood. Now we have children of our own and we see the same thing. The teachers that help our kids grow and learn, face challenges and overcome them. They deserve to be recognised. Thank them for their patience and for all the hard work that they do both inside &outside of the classroom through these little presents for teachers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some commonly asked questions about buying teachers a gift.

Do teachers really want gifts?

You'll most likely hear something like "Oh you shouldn't have done that" when you give a teacher a gift, our teacher's are usually big givers & servants themselves and don't expect a gift. That said the act of showing appreciation for the special people who have contributed to our lives or our children lives is what truly matters. 

How much should I spend on teacher gifts in Australia?

Its not the price but the thought of the gift that matters, you can find something from between $10 to $20 dollars here.

What is the best gift to give a teacher?

The best gift to give your favourite educator is something that has meaning, put together a little story and pop it alongside your gift for something extra special .

Do teachers have to declare gifts in Australia?

Each Australian state has their own rules, See this great post on for more info, a good rule of thumb is to keep the value of the gift under $100.


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