Oceanside CA- Barnes & Noble, Inc., one of the nation’s largest booksellers and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, announced that its Oceanside store will host informative events on digital education customized to the needs of local educators and offer teachers an additional discount on classroom and personal purchases during April Educator Appreciation Days, April 12-20.
Barnes & Noble’s Educator Discount Program applies to pre-K to grade 12 teachers, administrators, media specialists, as well as homeschool educators.
Educators who shop at Barnes & Noble, Oceanside during Educator Appreciation Days* will receive:
- A special 25% discount on personal and classroom book purchases, including Children’s and Teens and educational toys and games (an additional 5% discount on top of what educators receive through the Educator Discount Program).
- A special 25% discount on music, movies, tech gear and more (an additional 15% discount on top of what teachers receive through the Educator Discount Program).
- A chance to win either a NOOK or a $500 Barnes & Noble Gift Card (one educator per region).
- $20 off NOOK GlowLight™, Barnes & Noble’s lightweight reader featuring perfectly lit pages and instant access to NOOK’s massive selection of more than 3 million titles. (Limit of 3 devices per educator purchase.)
- Educators who visit their local Barnes & Noble retail store will receive a promotional flyer that includes an access code for the following free digital magazines and eBooks available on all mobile devices that have the Free NOOK Reading App™:
- Time and Sports Illustrated for Kids (one copy of each NOOK Magazine™)
- The Literacy Cookbook: A Practical Guide to Effective Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening Instruction: Grades K-12 by Sarah Tantillo and Newbery-award winner Sarah Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan (one full copy of each NOOK Book®).
As part of Educator Appreciation Days, Barnes & Noble Oceanside will host an educator reception on Wednesday, April 16 at 4:30, where the finalists of the My Favorite Teacher contest will be honored and the winning teacher and student will be announced. Additionally, educators can receive free giveaways and enter to win a NOOK Simple Touch Reader, which will be raffled off at the end of the event.
After the reception, Barnes & Noble Oceanside will host an interactive presentation featuring the many ways to utilize eReaders and Tablets in the classroom for effective, multi-media learning. The presentation will begin at 5:30 p.m.
“We’re excited to once again offer educators a 25% discount on classroom and personal purchases, which includes music, movies and electronics that are normally discounted at 10%,” said Lisa Kovach, Community Relations Manager. “We know teachers appreciate being able to purchase classroom tools, workbooks, study aids, movies, headphones and music to augment classroom learning.”
Barnes & Noble Oceanside is located at 2615 Vista Way, Oceanside, CA 92054. Educators are encouraged to visit the Barnes & Noble Store Locator at www.bn.com/storelocator for additional details.
* Exclusions can be found in the Educator Program Terms and Conditions available at www.bn.com/bn-at-school. Educators must present a valid Barnes & Noble Educators Discount Card to receive the discounts. See any bookseller for details.
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