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Funny Teacher Awards

Top Five Funny Awards for Teachers

We all know that school teachers are underpaid and underappreciated. But we can all use a little more levity in our lives, so why not reward school teachers at your next end-of-the-year awards ceremony with the gift of laughter? These funny teacher awards are sure to put a smile on everyone's face.

The Raisin Award for Most Deserving of A "Raisin" Pay

Every teacher deserves a raise in pay—or maybe they just think they do. Show them you care without breaking the bank with this funny gag certificate of appreciation.

Certificate of Appreciation

Certificate of Appreciation

Bermuda Triangle Award for the Desk Where Things Go in but Never Come Out

Is there someone at your school who just can't seem to get their stuff together? Would they lose their head if it wasn't attached? Celebrate the person who is always losing paperwork with this fun certificate.

Recognition Award

Recognition Award

Kool and the Gang Award for Excellence in Group Work

When it's time to say well done to a group of teachers, single out the team that has shown excellence in group work. Celebrate their outstanding teamwork with this funny gag certificate.

Team work award

Team work award

The Running with the Bulls Award for the Biggest Risk-Taker

Teaching kids takes courage and boldness. Within every school, there is a fearless leader, a bold risk-taker who isn't afraid to step out of the pack and take on new challenges. Celebrate their fearless leadership with this funny gag certificate.

Leadership Award

Leadership Award

The Baryshnikov Award for the Most Skillful at Dancing around the Isssues

Navigating the education system takes great skill and prowess, especially in the public school sector. Celebrate a teacher's mastery of dancing around the issues with this fun award certificate.

Fun Award Certificates

Fun Award Certificates

BONUS: Teacher of the Year Award

In celebration of teacher appreciation, enjoy this free Teacher of the Year Award certificate template. You can type directly onto the certificate template before printing. Within seconds, you'll have a unique award that will bring smiles to your favorite teacher!

Teacher of the Year Award

Teacher of the Year Award

Funny Student Awards?

Question: Can these certificates be used as Funny Student Awards?

Answer: Yes!

Although the book wasn't written for specifically for students, many of the awards could apply to school kids. Here are a few examples:

* The Energizer Award for tireless energy.

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* The Germophobe Award for the cleanest desk.

* The Coal to Diamond Award for grace under pressure.

* The Glass Half Full Award for most optimistic.

* The American Idol Award for being most likely to break into song.

These are just a few of the funny awards ready to print with no customization needed. There are dozens where you could change a word or two to make them applicable to students. For some, you'd have to use the customized template to re-word, but still it is a huge time-saver for you!


Lora Hollings on September 21, 2019:

I think a lot of teachers would appreciate the humor in these awards! I know that I would. You also make some very good suggestions for student awards as well. An enjoyable article! Thanks for sharing.

Tim Truzy from U.S.A. on September 21, 2019:

Thanks, these are really funny awards, and I know students and teachers who deserve them. I appreciate it.

Maam Shehrish on March 28, 2017:

"To the world you may be

just a teacher but to your

students you are a Hero"

sherri glisson on March 09, 2012:

wow! this site really cracks a nut

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