Teacher name signs are helpful for students, parents, and visitors to your school. But they’re also a fun way to show off your own personality! Here are some of our favorite name signs to hang in your own classroom.
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1. School Supplies
The ruler background plus colorful crayons and other school supplies make this a perfect name sign for any teacher.
Buy it: FoxandScoutDesigns/Etsy
2. Cutout Name
When you want to keep it simple and classy, this wood cutout sign fits the bill. You can customize the size and color.
Buy it: ThreeArrowsCo/Etsy
3. String Art
String art is popular again, so we love these teacher name signs that capitalize on the fad! The shop also sells DIY kits so you can try this craft out for yourself.
Buy it: ABUnderwoodCo2/Etsy
4. Notebook Paper
Notebook paper might not get quite as much use these days as it once did, but it’s still a staple in most classrooms. That’s why we love it as the background for this cute sign.
Buy it: HandWCraftStudio/Etsy
5. Wooden Apple
Here’s an apple for the teacher! This sign comes in several versions, and you can choose from unpainted wood or a red finish.
Buy it: BrainCageDesignsUS/Etsy
6. Science Lab Beakers
What’s a science lab without beakers and microscopes? This name sign has all the elements any science teacher will love.
Buy it: Etchey/Etsy
7. Floral Name Plate
Mount this elegant name sign outside your door or set it on your desk in the included wood block holder. The shop offers lots of different styles too.
Buy it: Artswave/Etsy
8. Scrabble Tiles
Word-loving educators will love these Scrabble teacher name signs! Each includes small embellishments that can be customized.
Buy it: EduCreateCrafts/Etsy
9. Found Letters
This artist photographs different letters, then assembles them to create a unique sign for your favorite teacher. Choose from several sizes and color palettes.
Buy it: LettersofLoveDesigns/Etsy
10. Metal Circle
Need a sturdy sign that will last for years and can even be mounted outdoors? Then check out this laser-cut metal option, which comes in black, silver, and red.
Buy it: LaserMetalDesign/Etsy
11. Chalkboard and Rulers
Wooden rulers frame an old-fashioned blackboard background in this classic teacher sign. It’s lightweight, making it easy to hang.
Buy it: TLKdesigns13/Etsy
12. Stuffed Letters
How sweet would one of these fabric teacher name signs look hanging in a Pre-K or kindergarten classroom? You can choose the colors of the letters, but we think this rainbow version is pretty much perfect.
Buy it: Kidish/Etsy
13. Math Operations Sign
This one is for the math teachers! Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division signs accent the 3D printed name.
Buy it: Math Teacher Sign Dream3DPrint/Etsy
14. Stack of Books
A stack of books topped by an apple makes this an excellent sign for English teachers or librarians. It’s hand-painted, and you can choose the colors of the books.
Buy it: CraftsbyKrisH/Etsy
15. Wood Block Letters
Announce your name with colorful block letters. This simple sign works for every kind of teacher and classroom.
Buy it: My3Ddesigns/Etsy
16. Bookworm Sign
Dr. Seuss fans will treasure this adorable sign, featuring a quote from Oh, The Places You’ll Go. Plus, how charming is that little bookworm?
Buy it: ToadAndLily/Etsy
17. ASL Fingerspelling Sign
There’s a place for sign language in every classroom. These hand-sculpted fingerspelling letters can be ordered to spell out any teacher name and are just the right size to set on your desk or bookshelf.
Buy it: MeganMiniatures/Etsy
18. Art Teacher Sign
Creative teachers will appreciate the art supplies featured on this wood sign. Customize the font to suit your style.
Buy it: DoodlePadDesigns/Etsy
19. Adventure Map
Social studies and geography teachers will especially like this sign, but it’s really terrific for any teacher. This is a downloadable file, so you can print it in any size you like.
Buy it: LakeCountryCottage/Etsy
20. Harry Potter-Inspired
If you’re still waiting for your Hogwarts letter, this sign is for you! It’s the perfect finishing touch in a Harry Potter-themed classroom.
Buy it: Harry Potter Sign Dream3DPrint/Etsy
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