27 Funny Teacher Gifts That Will Have Them In Tears

TheGiftYak curates unique gifts and is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Everyone needs a good laugh, even your hardworking teacher! Say thank you with a gift from our carefully curated list. 27 funny and useful gifts to show your teacher appreciation. From personalized gifts to funny gag gifts, there is something for every type of teacher, professor, or mentor.

Funny Teacher Coffee Mug
Show appreciation for your favorite teacher with this hilarious mug! The inscription is sure to provide an extra boost to their morning coffee, and entertain the rest of the staff at the same time. 100% ceramic and dishwasher safe, it's the perfect gift for the hard-working teacher in your life!
Funny Teacher Socks
The best way to relax after a long week of teaching is with some cozy socks and a strong beverage! These soft cotton socks are cute, yet still send a clear message. Available in a variety of colors and drink choices, they make a great gift choice for any teacher or professor!
Funny Teacher Retirement Tumbler
A clever way to remind the teacher in your life of the perks of being retired! This stainless steel tumbler, available in three colors, is both practical and stylish. With a double walled thermal insulation it will keep beverages at the ideal temperature wherever they might go on their post-retirement adventures!
Funny Teacher Magnets
Add a little flair to the classroom or refrigerator with this decorative magnet gift set! Cute and unique, this nine piece set includes assorted funny and inspirational messages that will show your favorite teacher how much you care. Each piece is made from high-quality materials and features bright colors sure to catch the eye!
Funny Teacher Bearded Shirt
Looking for the perfect silly gift for your favorite bearded teacher? This funny and stylish t-shirt has an image that says it all. Available in five colors and made of lightweight cotton and polyester, this gift is sure to be a big hit with the male teacher in your life!
Funny Teacher Card Game
Calling all English teachers and pun enthusiasts! Punderdome is a hilarious card game that will put your quick wit and wordsmithing skills to the test. For three players or more, this game is perfect for team bonding or after hours get togethers. It also makes a great gift idea!
Funny Math Teacher Mug
Do you need a gift idea for a hard to buy for math teacher? Look no further! This eye-catching mug is made of high quality ceramic and features math equations and a funny message they are sure to love. Packaged securely in a gift box, this mug will provide years of coffee breaks or warm soup lunches!
Funny Teacher Notepads
Make a teacher's day with these cute novelty notepads! Bright and colorful, they feature clever animal puns that will make doing office work so much more enjoyable. The gift set includes four pads of fifty pages, each with different designs, and they are perfect for home, the office, or even on the go!
Funny Teacher Gag Gift
Make everyone laugh with this hilarious gag gift perfect for teachers and professors. A student presentation running too long? A meeting that never seems to end? Just press the bright yellow and blue button and let the 'blah, blah, blah' do the talking. With twelve different phrases, this is a great stress-buster!
Funny Teacher Quarantine Shot Glass
Quarantine has been tough on everyone, especially teachers! Lighten the mood with this shot glass that is hilariously inscribed with a message to show the world how you really feel. The perfect gag gift for anyone who is ready for the pandemic to end, it's ideal for late night grading sessions and social-distanced celebrations.
I Said No Pen
Does it feel like sometimes no one is listening? Don't repeat yourself, use this clever loudspeaker pen to send the message. The fully functional pen plays three different variations of 'No!' at the press of a button. Perfect for exhausted teachers and professors, this pen is a great novelty gift!
Tears of My Students Gag Gift
Surprise your favorite professor with this hilarious mug that collects the 'tears of my students!' Show your appreciation for their hours of imparted knowledge with this novelty gift sure to get a laugh. The durable ceramic mug is dishwasher safe, keeping the stylish printed message vibrant for years!
60pcs Hilarious Bookmarks
The perfect addition to any classroom, these cute bookmarks make great party favors, prizes, or decorations! Never let your students lose their spot in a book with this 60 piece set that includes ten unique designs, each featuring a great kid-friendly joke. Great for class celebrations, read-a-thons, or holidays!
Nap Sack Prank Gift
Add some humor to your teacher appreciation gift with a hilarious joke gift box! Place your real, heartfelt gift inside the silly Nap Sack box, and watch the recipient explode with laughter when they realize that they've been pranked. These high-quality cardboard boxes fit most gifts, are expertly designed to look authentic
Funny Teacher Hoodie (Many)
Wear your english teacher pride on your sleeves, literally! Let everyone know that you are correcting their grammar with this fun hoodie! Available in four colors, this tri-blend top displays the funny message in bold black print for all to see! It also makes a great gift for other english teachers, and professors!
Funny Tumbler Mug Set
Are you looking for a unique gift for the female teacher in your life? This gorgeous stainless glitter travel mug is funny and versatile. The high quality double walled tumbler is perfect for transporting any beverage imaginable, whether it's coffee or wine! Choose from five bold colors, and use the included lid and straw to keep your drink secure.
Oversized Blanket Sweatshirt for Teachers
Keep yourself warm and cozy while grading papers or working late in a drafty office! Cuddle up in the oversized, super soft Sherpa hoodie, available in tons of colors and prints! The large front pocket will hold whatever you need. One size fits all, so this roomy blanket sweatshirt is the perfect gift for anyone!
I Teach Muggles Harry Potter Hoodie
Do you know a teacher who also loves Harry Potter? Give them a gift that they are sure to love with this stylish black and yellow hoodie featuring a clever quote and cute symbols. Made from 100% cotton, this soft and comfortable sweatshirt is the perfect nerdy teacher accessory or gift.
History Teacher Pint Glass
Surprise your history teacher or professor with this funny pint glass! The heavy duty glass is hand etched with the perfect quote for history buffs everywhere to enjoy. Packaged securely in a gift box, this is a great gift for teacher appreciation week or the holidays!
Funny Teacher Tote Bag
Give your teacher friends or family members a gift that is both useful and funny! This stylish red and white tote bag is ideal for carrying books and papers to and from school, and the ironic message is great for a laugh as well. This lightweight durable bag is sure to be a hit!
Teacher Swear Word Coloring Book
De-stress after a tough day of teaching with this humorous and irreverent adult coloring book! Not suitable for the classroom, it's full of tons of intricate designs and creatively inappropriate quotes to color. This book makes the perfect gag gift for the overworked teacher in your life!
Hip Flask for Teachers
If laughter is the best medicine, and alcohol is cheaper than therapy, this classic hip flask is a great gift choice for teachers! No matter what beverage is stored in the flask, the funny message will get a laugh and relieve some stress. This premium stainless steel flask is long-lasting and easy to clean so you can use it as often as necessary!
Funny Makeup Bag for Teacher
An adorable gift for your favorite teacher, this high-quality makeup bag will bring a smile to her face every time she uses it. Made of cotton and linen and printed with high quality inks, this bag is durable as well as cute. With the vibrant unicorn image on both sides of the bag, it is eye-catching and fun!
OK Boomer Trivia Game
Bring some fun to the teachers lounge, conferences, or holiday parties with 'OK, Boomer!' This super fun trivia board game is perfect for participants from all generations, and will test a wide variety of knowledge for up to 20 players! Challenge each other with over 500 questions across five categories covering one hundred years!
Funny Coaster Set
Need a gift for a teacher that has everything? This one-of-a-kind coaster set will make the perfect addition to any home office! The eight piece set is made of absorbent ceramic stone and features hilarious messages to brighten their day. The coasters are backed with cork to protect all furniture and come with a black metal holder for easy storage.
Funny Music Teacher T Shirt
Celebrate your favorite music teacher with this fashionable t-shirt! Available in both men's and women's sizes, this soft cotton shirt comes in a variety of color combinations, and features an elegant design that acknowledges just how cool music teachers really are! This is an ideal gift to show your appreciation this year!
Because Students Stemless Glass
Finish off a long day of teaching with a drink from this classy and humorous stemless wine glass! The 'because students' message captures the mood perfectly, and is made from high-quality inks that won't rub off. Packaged in an elegant white box, the 15 ounce glass is a fantastic teacher appreciation gift!