Many companies that offer an educator discount are happy to include homeschool parents in their program. Below is a list of stores/companies that offer educator discounts.

This list is offered as a reference only and details or participation requirements are subject to change at the store’s discretion. If you have confirmed information about additional companies that offer educator discounts to homeschoolers, please send us an email with the details from our contact page!
Proof Required
Most companies require proof that you are a home educating parent. Documents that are generally accepted include: AFHE Member ID card, HSLDA Member ID card , copy of Affidavit of Intent to Homeschool, membership ID card from your local homeschool support group.


Barnes & Noble


The Container Store

Reduced pricing for educators
20% off publisher’s list price on select items for the classroom
20% discount. Educators currently teaching in a classroom receive a 20% discount on purchases with membership in Project: Educate. Sign up online then bring in your educator proof to the store.
Various discounts throughout the year. The Container Store Organized Teacher program offers educators special discounts throughout the year to help organize their classrooms! Complete the online Organized Teacher discount program form. Enter “Home Educator” in the School Name field.

Half Price Books

Joann Fabric and Craft Stores

Lakeshore Learning Store

10% discount
15% discount on every purchase. View eligibility requirements online. Discount card valid in-store and online. Exclusions apply. Watch for Teacher Appreciation Days and save 25% in-store.
15% discount on 100s of essential items. Pick up a Teacher’s Club application at your nearest Lakeshore Learning Store or download a copy.



Office Max / Office Depot


15% discount on products for the classroom; some exclusions apply. Apply in store.
Reduced pricing for educators
Rewards points. Sign up for MaxPerks to receive reward points for purchases.
Rewards points. Sign up for the Teacher Rewards program to receive reward points for purchases.

Teaching & Learning Stuff

Gravity Extreme Zone

20% discount on in-store purchases with your AFHE Membership ID card
Homeschool Discount Monday-Thursday during operating hours 11:00 AM – 8:00 PM. $9 Basic Access, $12 Gravity Access, $15 Extreme Access.