8 Gifts for Math Teachers That They'll Actually Like

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8 Gifts for Math Teachers That They'll Actually Like

Growing up I despised math. I hated numbers, signs, formulas, shapes, you name it. Some math teachers I had were fantastic while others, not so much. As an adult, I can (at the very least) appreciate their educational efforts because, to me, math was not easy.

Lots of parents have a hard time finding gifts for math teachers this time of year, but don't worry we've crunched the numbers for you. From fun gadgets to school supplies, the following eight gifts for math teachers are really nice gifts, ones they'll actually like. So get your credit cards out and start shopping for your favorite math teacher.


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1. 18-Month Planner

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What teacher wouldn't want a beautiful planner? For personal or professional, they can keep their thoughts, dates, and events in order. With zip-around security, they can leave it on their desk at lunch.

2. $15 App Store & iTunes Gift Card

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If you don't know a certain math teacher well enough to personalize something, a gift card is the way to go. From watching movies to playing games, this is a great gift for all. Best yet? Wal-Mart can send it electronically through email so you don't have to worry about wrapping paper.

3. Wireless Earbud Headphones

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Wireless headphones are all the rage these days and we bet a math teacher would enjoy them too! They are easy to use and simple to store. There's bluetooth capability so you can control your music easily. The comfortable flex collar means no annoying wires or buds falling out. That's an equation we can wrap our heads around.

4. Fjallraven Kanken Backpack

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Fjallraven Kanken is a newly popular brand of backpacks and for good reason! They are really cute, hold a lot, but aren't too clunky like regular backpacks. Help your math teacher with their posture this year and give them a proper, fashionable way to cart their books and lesson plans around.

5. Blue Apron Meal E-Gift Card

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Blue Apron is a recipe delivery service that sends recipes and ingredients straight to your door, week after week. It's great for busy working professionals who like to cook, but might not have all night to do so. It's easy, delicious, healthy, and simple, literally the perfect gift for a math teacher who loves measuring, adding, and subtracting!

6. Compass and Protractor (and Other School Supplies!)

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Teachers end up paying an absorbent amount of money from their own pocket on school supplies. Why not chip it and buy math related school supplies like protractors, compasses, pencils, and other important necessities math teachers need to teach students.

7. Aurora Sfm630 Shiatsu Foot Massager

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A math teacher is always on his or her feet, has to actively use their brain, while simultaneously teaching children a difficult subject. They could use some relaxation. This affordable foot massager is the perfect gift for any math teacher you know. Easy to use and awesome on the feet, help them unwind after a big day in the classroom.

8. Agave Wine Glasses

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Your child might make a math teacher need a glass of something after a long day at school. Give them some really nice wine glasses as a token of your gratitude. This set has four agave pieces made from recycled glass. Any math teacher will be impressed by your taste, and will happily drink something alcoholic out of it come 6pm on schooldays.

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