These Are the Most Popular At-Home School Essentials, According to Etsy

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This school year is an unprecedented one for many parents, kiddos, and teachers alike. And plenty of shoppers are taking to the internet to help make things a little easier.


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According to a recent Etsy report, plenty of people browsing the site are searching for ways to support educators (rightfully so!). The site saw a 26% more customers searching for teacher gifts and 27% more looking for school faculty gifts. This data refers to searches in the last month, compared to last year, which definitely mirrors the tough times we are in now.

In addition, searches for desks and desk accessories have went up by 131% — specifically, 216% for homeschool planners as well as 68% for learning charts and 31% for periodic tables.

We gathered a few of Etsy's suggestions — plus our faves — in these categories.

1. LittleLegelDesigns Teacher Gift, $4.50

2. HoneyLimeCo Periodic Table of Elements, $30

3. TFPAPERGOODS Circles Medium Planner, $10.98

4. DearAvaGifts Teacher Spa Gift Box, $44.95

5. Chocolatecreative Desk Organizer, $43.44


6. Parcelly Teacher Appreciation Gift, $53.98

7. TheHeartDepartmentCo Standalone Wooden Clipboard (Small), $26.25


Eva is a Los Angeles-based writer who covers trends, news, and makers for Hunker. Her writing has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, Bustle, KCET and more. She is a proud bookworm and organizes her books by color.