Thousands of students in North Texas will go back to school in just a couple of weeks, but parents and kids won't be the only ones pounding the pavement this weekend for back-to-school shopping.
NBC 5 Responds did some digging to find the best deals in town for teachers.
Michaels is offering teachers 15 percent off their entire purchase. The arts and crafts retailer is said to have all the ideas you need to create a one-of-a-kind classroom. From bulletin board to fun and educational games, Michaels could be the one stop shopping you need.
Plus, every Saturday and Sunday in August is Educator Appreciation Days at Barnes and Noble. Pre-K through 12th grade teachers can enjoy 25 percent off most books, toys, games, movies, music, and 10 percent off café items and select nook devices. This Saturday, the book store will have special giveaways for educators while supplies last.
For the teachers that want to return to work in style, The Loft is offering 15 percent off full-price purchases all year round. They'll also have a stylist in-stores to get your ready for the school your ahead. This promotion also includes exclusive sweepstakes just for teachers and teacher appreciation nights to help you wind down. You can sign up for that online.