No doubt this back-to-school season is looking very different this year! Yet, whether you’re gearing up for in-person or at-home learning, one thing remains the same; you’ll still need all the school essentials, which means you should be on the hunt for deals and discounts. From school supplies and college dorm items to clothing deals and electronics, let’s start crossing things off your shopping list.
In case you needed an additional reason to shop Apple for all your electronics, here are some of the special electronic deals they’re offering for back-to-school season.
- Students can get six free months of Apple Music and Apple TV+.
- Save up to $200 on eligible Mac purchases.
- AirPods: Here is a site you can check out for best AirPods deals on the internet.
Many students are starting the year remotely from their homes. This means that electronics are even more important. Regardless of what you need, you can find the right device for you below.
- Staples: Get up to 40% off of laptops, monitors, and printers. The ideal way to set up your at-home classroom!
- Walmart: Walmart brings you all of the back-to-school deals whether it’s pen and paper or computer monitor. Save up to 30% on monitors at Walmart.
- Mac: Save up to $300 on Mac notebooks!
Looking to score some AirPods? Buy a Mac or iPad for college and get AirPods for free. It doesn’t get much better than that.
Regardless of grade level, you’re guaranteed to need some school supplies heading into this year.
- Walmart: Find your local school supply list and earn an A+ on school savings.
- Etsy: Looking for places to get cute masks or ear savers before you’re back in the classroom? Save up to 50% on Etsy!
- Office Depot: Looking for those back-to-school basics? Save up to 70% off today!
- Amazon: There is always a sale going on at Amazon, but watch out. Some of the other sites on here may be less expensive.
For college students:
- Chegg Books: An inexpensive way to rent or buy books and eTextbooks. No need to break the bank for books your kids may never use again.
- Amazon Rentals: Need books fast? Get books delivered to your door in just 2 days with Prime Student.
Building A Home Office for Your Family
Do you or your child need a desk so you can work from home? Fortunately, a lot of great vendors are providing discounts during this time. Here’s what I recommend:
- Amazon: Amazon has a superb select of home office furniture – from desks to desk chairs to lamps – go see what they have to offer at a reduced price and fast shipping.
- All Modern: All Modern is currently having a home office sale. Save up to 60%.
- Wayfair: Head over to Wayfair and earn yourself a 55% discount on a new desk.
College and Dorms
Are you even going to college if you’re not decorating a college dorm? Here are the best places to get your dorm room stuff.
- Amazon: Amazon has just about every possible dorm essential you could dream of.
- PB Teen: PB Teen is the perfect supplier for high-quality bedding and other cute décor items. You’ll get 60% off for back-to-school.
- Wayfair: Every college dorm needs storage solutions. With Wayfair, they’ll be 50% off.
The beauty of back-to-school shopping in 2020 is that it’s all online if you want it to be. H&M Kids and Old Navy have made it easier than ever. Just be sure to order early in case there are any shipping delays due to COVID.
- H&M Kids: Ready for your child to look like a mini version of you? H&M is offering discounts of up to 65% during back-to-school.
- Old Navy: Old Navy offers deals year-round, and around back-to-school, you’ll see an extra 30% reduction.
If you don’t buy a durable backpack from the get-go, then you may find yourself purchasing another all too soon. These back-to-school backpack sales can help you find quality at an affordable price.
- Nordstrom Rack: Shop Nordstrom Rack for the coming school year and take up to 60% off designer backpacks.
- Walmart: Walmart has a variety of kids’ backpacks at a reasonable price. Take 45% off!
- Urban Outfitters: Odds are you have at least one child in your home obsessed with Urban Outfitters. Click the link to shop totes and backpacks for up to 60% off
Yes, I am told not to rush, but as I think about these supplies and back-to-school shopping, I cannot wait until I have to prepare our daughter Siena for school!