The Dealhack Canadian Teacher Discounts List is the result of our quarterly survey of brands that offer educator discounts. Every 3 months, our team independently verifies each and every discount on this list. We also add more brands to the list regularly when we come across them.
The list currently includes 35 brands conveniently broken down into 5 categories. You can also save or print the list to use as a handy reference.
Please note that in addition to the discounts listed below, many businesses offer informal discounts to teachers across Canada. When making a purchase, always be sure to ask if you are eligible for a teacher discount.
General Teacher Discount Programs in Canada
ChalkBoard Plus: The ChalkBoard Plus program offers Canadian teachers a range of discounts for many items from health and wellness to entertainment and retail. This program is free to join (source).
Edvantage: Edvantage is a savings program that offers Ontario teachers discounts and promotions from over 50 partners in travel and entertainment. This program is free to join with your Ontario College of Teachers (OCT) membership (source).
International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC): ITIC is a discount card available to full-time teachers worldwide. It offers discounts on travel, accommodation, retail, food, and drink, as well as admissions to cultural attractions. The cost for the card is $20 for 16 months, and it can be ordered online (source).
Perkopolis program: Perkopolis program is offered through the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario (ETFO) and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation (OSSTF). This program provides discounted cell phone plans and auto and home insurance (source).
Venngo Memberperks: Venngo Memberperks offers over 1,500 discounts for Ontario teachers, including events, computers, clothing, wellness items, as well as restaurants and hotels. The cost of membership varies. Many of the discounts are local and can change frequently. They can be redeemed both in-store and online (source).
Retail Discounts For Canadian Teachers
Banana Republic: Banana Republic offers a 15% discount on all full-price purchases to customers with a valid teacher ID (source).
Bonobos: Bonobos offers 15% off orders made by teachers verified through SheerID (source).
J. Crew: J. Crew offers a 15% in-store discount to customers with a valid teacher ID (source).
LOFT: LOFT offers a 15% discount on all full-price purchases and other perks to all educators with a valid teacher ID (source).
Madewell: Madewell offers a 15% in-store discount to teachers with a valid school identification card (source).
Roots: Roots offers a 20% discount for teachers with Memberperks (source).
Softmoc: Softmoc offers a 10% discount on all purchases for teachers with Memberperks (source).
Classroom Supply Discounts for Canadian Teachers
Michaels: Michaels offers a 15% teacher discount on all purchases including sale items. Valid teacher ID required (source).
Silhouette: Silhouette offers discounts on purchases made through SilhouetteAmerica.com. Offer is valid in US and Canada through the Silhouette America Educator Discount Program. For more information, please visit their website (source).
Staples: Staples has a Teacher Appreciation email program which gives educators in Canada the opportunity to receive special offers and promotions (source).
Technology Discounts for Canadian Teachers
Staples: Staples will provide a permanent serial number with every purchase of a 1-year subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud for Windows/Mac which. This software is worth $299.99 (source).
Apple: Apple offers special pricing on Apple computers, software and third-party products to customers with a valid teacher ID. A 10% discount is offered to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Henry’s: Henry’s offers 15% savings on Fujifilm’s cameras and lenses to teachers who are part of the Fujifilm Education Program (source).
Microsoft: Microsoft offers a 10% discount on all Windows devices plus free Office 365 to customers with a valid teacher ID (source).
Entertainment Discounts for Canadian Teachers
*Where indicated, the deals below require Memberperks to be redeemed.
Absolute Comedy, Toronto: Absolute Comedy offers two for one admission to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), Toronto: The AGO offers free admission to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Bata Shoe Museum, Toronto: The Bata Shoe Museum offers two for one admission to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Canadian Canoe Museum, Peterborough: The Canadian Canoe Museum offers free admission to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Canadian Museum of History, Gatineau: The Canadian Museum of History offers free admission to teachers with a valid ID (source).
Hockey Hall of Fame, Toronto: Hockey Hall of Fame offers free admission to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Ontario Science Centre, Toronto: The Ontario Science Centre offers free admission to teachers with Memberperks and their families twice a year (source).
New York Times: New York Times offers 60% off basic digital access and more subscription options to qualifying school faculty and staff (source).
Ripley’s Aquarium, Toronto: Ripley’s Aquarium offers free admission one evening a year with pre-registration on their website for teachers with Memberperks (source).
Science North & Dynamic Earth, Sudbury: Science North & Dynamic Earth offers free entry days for teachers with Memberperks (source).
Toronto Marlies: Toronto Marlies offers ticket discounts to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Toronto Raptors: Toronto Raptors offers ticket discounts to teachers with Memberperks (source).
Toronto Zoo: The Toronto Zoo offers free admission to teachers with Memberperks. This offer extends to one accompanying guest and is redeemable twice a year (one in Spring and one in Fall) (source).
Health & Fitness Discounts for Canadian Teachers
Goodlife Fitness: Goodlife Fitness offers discounted memberships to teachers with Memberperks. Full year membership is required to be paid upfront (source).
Sleep Country: Sleep Country offers $100 worth of discount on mattress sets to teachers with Memberperks (source).
What are you waiting for? Shop these stores today and take advantage of these awesome deals! If the list does not apply to you, feel free to share this discount guide with every teacher you know and show them they are appreciated!