Deals, freebies, and giveaways for National Nurses Week and Teacher Appreciation Week

Teachers and nurses are crucial workers. Although their impacts are felt in different ways, they all help to propel people through their lives, provide them with support, and they work so hard with the well-being of others in mind.

This week, we celebrate both teachers and nurses with Monday officially kicking off Teacher Appreciation Week as well as National Nurses Week. Teacher Appreciation Week runs from May 6 through May 10 and National Nurses Week runs from May 6 through May 12.

Dunkin' kicked off the week on Monday by giving one free medium hot or iced coffee away to nurses, no purchase necessary.

If you missed your free coffee, don't worry! Several other companies are saying thanks to teachers and nurses throughout this week and even all year long with freebies, deals, and giveaways.

Teacher Appreciation Week deals

AT&Toffers teachers and their families 25% off wireless plans.

Hertzoffers teacher 25% off everyday base rates for car rental services.

Michaelsis giving teachers 15% off their entire purchase including sale items when they sync their teacher status to their Michaels Rewards account.

Scholasticis giving teachers $5 off $50, $20 off $100, $35 off $150, or $50 off $200 with the code TEACHERS through May 10.

Staplesis giving teachers 20% off on in-store purchases plus a free gift at check out during Teacher Appreciation Week with their teacher ID.

Verizon also offers discounts for teachers.

Nurses Appreciation Week deals

Chipotle is thanking health care workers with a giveaway of over $1 million in free Chipotle. Until May 10 health care workers can enter their name and email at for a chance to win a Free Burrito E-Card with a promo code for a free entrée.

Crocsare giving health care workers a 15% discount when they verify their status with

Lulu Lemonoffers 15% off to military members and first responders including licensed nurses with verification through SheerID.

Nike offers a 10% discount to medical professionals and first responders when they verify their status with SheerID.

Outback Steakhousegives nurses 10% off their entire check with a valid medical ID as a part of their Heroes Discount.

Yetioffers between 20% and 40% off of eligible gear and select drinkware for nurses.

Celebrating both teachers and nurses

Buffalo Wild Wingsis offering six free wings using the promo code GOWINGS until May 12.

Insomnia Cookiesis offering teachers and nurses a free classic cookie, no purchase necessary, when you show proof of employment in store. The offer is valid until the end of the day on May 12.

Moe's Southwest Grillis giving out a free $50 e-gift card with catering orders of at least $300 that are picked up or delivered between May 6 and May 12. When checking out online use you must use coupon code THANKYOU24.

Stanleyoffers a discount to hospital employees, medical providers, military, nurses, first responders, students, and teachers when they verify their status through

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