32 Unique Gift Ideas for Male Teachers That Are Thoughtful and Practical



Looking for a unique gift to give your child’s male teacher as a token of appreciation or perhaps to a friend, relative, boyfriend or husband who happens to be a teacher?

Well, we have for you a thoughtful selection of the best 32 gifts that any male teacher would love to receive.

Let’s take a look.


1. Wireless Presenter Remote

Wireless presenter remote

First on our list is this Wireless Presenter Remote.

With a range of 39-feet, this remote allows a teacher the freedom to move around the room while giving a presentation. Slides can be changed with the click of a button.

Plus, this device also has an integrated laser pointer which can be used to highlight key areas of the slides.

The best part is that this device is super easy to set-up and works with a range of presentation software including MS Powerpoint, Prezi, Google Slides, iwork PDF, MS Word and Excel making it a really thoughtful and practical gift for a teacher.

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2. Letter Board with 680 Pre-Cut Letters

Precut letter board

Letter Boards can serve an important purpose in the classroom. Teachers can use a board like this to easily display fun/important messages to students.

With this particular board, you get 680 pre-cut letters, numbers, emojis and symbols which are easy to place/remove. Plus you get a drawstring bag to hold all the letters after use so you don’t lose any.

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3. Drinking Water Bottle With Time Marker & Straw

Drinking Water Bottle with Time Marker

Help your recipient stay healthy and hydrated by gifting him this cool water bottle. This bottle has time markings and motivational sayings that will help you drink your daily amount of water.

It easily fits into a car or backpack bottle holder and comes with a wristlet that allows for easy carry making this perfect for indoor and outdoor use.

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4. My Quotable Students – Journal

Quotable students journal

Children say the funniest and many times even the wisest things. This journal allows a teacher to note these gems down for fun-filled readings and reflection in the times to come.

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5. 10000mAH Portable Phone Charger

Portable Phone Charger

Portable charges make for really useful gifts as they allow you to charge your phone when you need it the most. This particular charger from Anker is lightweight and uses advanced technology that allows for super quick charging.

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6. Teacher’s Gift Pen With Flashlight and Stylus Tip

Stylus tip pen with flashlight

This beautifully crafted pen has the quote, ‘Education is the kindling of a flame‘, printed on it making it an ideal gift for a teacher.

The unique thing about this pen is that it has a built-in flashlight which can come in handy. Plus it also has a stylus tip so it can be used to scroll touch screen devices.

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7. Assorted Roasted Nuts Gift Box

Assorted nuts gift box

This is an assortment of 6 different roasted and seasoned nuts that come in a beautiful gift plastic container. Any guy would love to receive this sumptuous treat as a gift and teachers are no exception.

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8. Teacher Travel Mug

Teacher travel mug

This is an adorable insulated plastic mug that features a silver metal trim and interior. It features a really thoughtful and inspirational saying, ‘Teacher – Opening Minds, Inspiring Hearts‘.

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9. Microfiber Math Equations Novelty Necktie

Math equations necktie

Ties are great gifts to give to a male teacher especially the ones with prints that are in some way related to teaching. This tie features math equations and would be perfect for a math teacher.

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10. Magnetic Stapler Remover

Magnetic stapler remover

Every teacher needs a good stapler remover. This stapler remover in particular features a magnetic tip so the pins do not fall all over the place.

It can be used to remove staples from bulletin boards, wall art, posters and paper without leaving marks or tears. All of these features make this a really thoughtful gift.

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11. Laptop Messenger bag

Computer messenger bag

This cool messenger bag has plenty of compartments and little pockets that make it the ideal teacher’s bag. It can easily fit in a multitude of items including a 15″ to 17″ laptop.

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12. Nutritional Facts Coffee Mug

Teacher nutritional facts mug

A cool mug with a funny yet in many ways an inspirational message for teachers.

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13. Lightweight Laptop Backpack with USB Charging Port

Laptop backpack

If you think your recipient might prefer a backpack as opposed to a messenger bag, then this bag would make for the prefect gift. This bag is water resistant and comes with many pockets and compartments to fit in pretty much anything you want to carry including a laptop.

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14. Blue Light Blocking Eyeglasses

Blue light blocking sunglasses

These blue light blocking glasses are designed to block out all the harmful blue light emitted from computer screens, mobile screens and other devices which helps reduce eye stain and fatigue.

Considering that teachers have to spend a considerable amount of time in front of their computers for research, preparing presentations, writing guides etc., any teacher would really appreciate this thoughtful gift.

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15. Geber Multitool

Geber multitool

This lightweight multitool has 12 integrated tools that includes pliers, wire cutter, scissors, straight blade, saw blade, can opener, nail filer and a screwdriver.

These tools can really come in handy both inside and outside the classroom making this tool a nice gift for any guy.

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16. 16 GB Color Coordinated Flash Drives

Color coordinated flash drive

For teachers, it’s always a good idea to carry a flash drive that has a back-up of all important teaching related documents so they can be accessed in-case the internet goes down (and one is not able to access the files stored on Google Drive or Dropbox).

This is why flash drives can make for good gifts especially these ones as they are color coordinated.

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17. Personalized Brass Pocket Compass

Personalized pocket compass

This is a beautifully made brass pocket compass that is highly precise and comes in an adorable gift box.

The best part is that you have an option to personalize this product with a custom engraving on the outside or inside, or both places.

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18. Personalized Coasters

Personalized coaster

If your recipient is a tea/coffee drinker then this beautiful wooden coaster would make for a great gift.

The best part is that you can personalize this coaster with the name of the teacher. Another great thing is that the name is engraved as opposed to printed which looks and feel professional.

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19. Odor Resistant Men’s Crew Socks

Men's Crew socks gift set

This is a pair of 6 super comfortable and stylish socks that are thick enough to provide some cushion (without being hot) and absorb moisture to keep you feet dry and odor free for a long time.

Perfect for teachers who have to spend a lot of time on their feet.

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20. 30 Min and 5 Min Hourglass Timer Set

30 minute hourglass

This is a set of two sand hourglass timers (30 Min and 5 Min), with wooden bases that can be used in class or during work to enhance productivity. Plus, simply watching the sand slide down can be quite relaxing on its own.

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21. Docking station

Docking station

This docking station would make for the perfect teacher’s desk accessory. It has various nifty spots and compartments to hold a variety of things including cellphones, watches, sunglasses, keys, wallets, coins and more.

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22. All-Metal Desktop Pen Holder with Clock

Metal pen holder with clock

A cool and stylish looking desk accessory that features a round clock and a pen/pencil holder. Perfect for the teacher’s desk.

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23. Personalized Pen & Pencil Set

Personalized pen pencil set

This is a set of beautifully crafted pen and pencil that come in a nice looking gift box.

The best part is that this product can be personalized. You can get the name of the teacher engraved in the pen/pencil which adds to the uniqueness of this gift.

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24. Phone Docking With Wireless Charger

Wireless charging phone docking system

This cool little organizer comes with a handy wireless phone charger. The charger has universal compatibility and works with all phones that support wireless charging.

Plus you also get plenty of space to place for your wallet, keys, pen, watch, sunglasses and more. Would look great on a teacher’s desk.

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25. Men’s Wooden Chronograph Watch

Men's wooden watch

This beautiful and lightweight chronograph watch is made from a Metal and Wood mix. The watch looks stylish and contemporary and would make for a lovely gift for any guy.

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26. Premium French Macaroons Gift Basket

Premium  French macaroons

This is a set of 12 mouth watering macaroons that anyone would love to get their hands on. This product is packed using ice gels & dry ice to ensure that the macaroons retain their freshness and taste very similar to freshly baked ones.

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27. Solar System Paper Weight

Solar system paper weight

This beautifully designed glass paper weight displays a 3D solar system inside. This can make for an excellent gift for any teacher and in particular a science teacher.

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28. Universal Magnetic Phone Car Mount

Magnetic phone mount

This is a small yet functional magnetic phone mount that easily attaches to a car’s air vent and stays in place to ensure that your smartphone remains in the preferred position. Has a powerful magnet that will securely hold the phone in place.

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29. Wooden Book Page Holder

Wooden page holder

This super-lightweight device is a must have for teachers as it allows you to comfortably hold a book open while reading. This makes reading from a book so much more convenient.

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30. Weighted Book Holder

Weighted book page holder

These book page holders make for useful teaching accessory as they help keep the book page (which is being referenced) in place preventing them from blowing around in the wind. A textured bottom ensures that the holder does not slide irrespective of how it is placed. Works both with hard and soft cover books.

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31. Yeti Rambler 14 Oz Mug

Yeti rambler mug

This mug from Yeti is vacuum-insulated which protects your hands from hot/cold contents while also ensuring that the beverage remains hot/cold for a long time. The mug also comes with a standard 30 oz. lid for added insulation.

This can make for the perfect teacher gift paired with a Starbucks giftcard.

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32. Coffee Cup Warmer With Touchscreen Switch

Coffee cup warmer

This coffee warmer is designed to keep your beverages at a constant temperate of 131℉. This is great for anyone who does not like their beverages to get too hot. The best part is that this warmer can be used to warm any type of cup be it metal, enamel, ceramic, glassware or even plastic.

Makes for an excellent gift for a tea/coffee lover.

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