A complimentary (literally) journal
You can never have too many journals — or too much of an ego boost.
“Best Teacher Ever” journal, $14.95 at Paper Source
Personalized school lunch tote
Just because they teach elementary school kids doesn’t mean they have to eat like them. These canvas lunch bags are a grown-up alternative to a paper sack. And because they’re coated with beeswax, they’re water resistant too, which comes in handy in a classroom full of spills.
Canvas lunch boxes, $24 at WAAMIndustries/Etsy
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