Whether they’re creating lesson plans, attending PTA meetings or leading
afterschool tutorials, teachers of all academic levels are true class
acts. To acknowledge their hard work and the vital role they play in
communities across the world, Books-A-Million is hosting its bi-annual Educator
Week from April 1 – 7. During this weeklong tribute,
teachers can save 25 percent on any purchase of classroom items in-store
or online and even have the chance to win scholastic sweepstakes prizes!
Plus, they’ll enjoy a special in-store kick-off event on April 1
from 2-4 p.m.!
As part of Educator Week, teachers who bring their school ID to a
Books-A-Million store location will have the opportunity to register for
their official Educator Card, which grants them access to benefits and
discounts offered not only during Educator Week, but also throughout the
On Saturday, April 1, all Books-A-Million locations will host a
special kickoff event to set the stage for the weekly festivities!
Teachers can stop by their local stores to pick up free classroom
resource materials from Penguin Random House Kids, DK, Harper Collins
and various other publishers, including Educator guides to “The Boxcar
Children” series, “Magic Tree House” series, Wonder Certified Kind
Classroom Challenge starter, STEM calendars and more. Each store will
also raffle one $25 Books-A-Million gift card during the event.
“We can never do enough to thank the men and women who dedicate their
lives to inspiring and leading the next generation,” said Scott Kappler,
Chief Marketing Officer for Books-A-Million. “Teachers do so much for
our communities, and we’re honored to celebrate them with our Educator’s
There are also a variety of sweepstake prizes up for grabs all month
long, including one $1,000 Books-A-Million gift card and four $250
Books-A-Million gift cards. Teachers can enter to win now through April
7 by visiting booksamillion.com/educatorweek.
headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, is the second largest chain of
bookstores in the United States. Books-A-Million got its start in 1917
as a magazine stand in Florence, Alabama and now operates over 250
stores in the 32 states as well as an online store at http://www.booksamillion.com.
While Books-A-Million’s presence has grown, the goal has remained the
same: to serve each community with the best selection of books, toys,
tech and more, all at great prices. Find the nearest Books-A-Million at http://www.booksamillion.com/storefinder.