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Teacher Memes – 20+ Funny Images for Teachers

We are bringing you funny teacher memes – just in time for teacher appreciation week!

WE LOVE OUR TEACHERS – did the crowd in the back hear that, because I need them to!

Teachers, we love you. I have to admit – I never appreciated teachers until I had this last set of kids who have difficulties requiring extra attention. I am constantly amazed at the unconditional love and patience each teacher has given to my kids. And then this past year happened and holy moly.

funny teacher memes
funny teacher memes

What a hard job to educate our future, but then add in the craziness of 2020, virtual learning and everything else. I just am not sure if the job that they have is what they signed up for but regardless they persevere! After this last year, teachers deserve ALL THE MONEY.

name on paper - teacher memes
If you want the grade, you shoulda put your name on it!

A career in education is what shapes our future. And while I cannot give each teacher buckets of cash that they deserve, I can possibly bring a smile to their face with some funny teacher memes. I know, no where near the same but it’s an attempt.

Best Teacher Memes

All that said, you gotta laugh. We’ve rounded up the best funny teacher memes for back to school. Enjoy, share and teachers, thank YOU for all you do. Bonus – we have more back to school memes for your enjoyment.

who says teaching is stressful - teacher meme funny
Funny Teacher Meme – who says teaching is stressful? I’m 39 and feel great!

Who says teaching is stressful?

teachers before and after

Teachers first day of school versus the last day of school meme. This Amy Pohler meme says it all!

teachers change the world one child at a time false i got my class roster and i have 30+ kids in each class funny teacher meme

Oh Dwight. Teachers change the world, even with large class sizes. 

welcome to teaching – funny teacher memes

Yes, teacher salaries are too low, everything may feel like it is your fault – but the world needs you. 

teachers be like

Teachers be like, “I’m gonna wait til it’s quiet…” (Don’t miss all of our teachers be like memes)

Teacher Memes About Students Not Paying Attention in Class

Next, let’s talk about students not paying attention. You lay out the lesson plans, teach the lessons – but sometimes you wonder ARE THEY EVEN LISTENING? Here are teacher memes about students not paying attention in class. Relatable, right? 

teacher meme - that question has nothing to do with what i am teaching

That question has nothing to do with what I’m teaching. 

summer reading -  teacher meme maury polvich

But did you REALLY do the summer reading project? 

let me explain it again the exact same way funny teacher image

Let me explain it again. 

teacher meme funny when a student ask to repeat what i just explained

Nope, no idea. 

Middle School Teachers

You guys, I pray for the middle school teachers. The elementary school teachers are having fun, decorating their classroom and have students that love them. High school teachers get more responsible kids. It’s the middle school teachers we need to pray for. Puberty is not for the weak.

high school teachers elementary school teachers middle school teachers meme

Teachers Memes About Grading Papers

Grading papers, this just does not sound like a highlight of the job. 

teacher grading paper meme - the rock

Just taking papers home to grade.

grading papers meme - just one more essay to grade

One more essay to grade.

up all night grading papers

When it’s so late you don’t know what’s a spoon and what’s a pen.

grading papers - teacher memes

Just when you think you are done grading papers. 

tired teachers – teacher memes

This one is from @teachinghumor – when you think you can finish grading papers at home but your couch calls.

spend 15 minutes giving instructions

You tried.

Birthday Teacher Memes

Hey Teacher, it’s your birthday. Celebrate your favorite educator by printing out one of these birthday teacher memes for your teachers birthday.

happy birthday teacher meme
happy birthday teacher meme

What teacher doesn’t love being sang happy birthday teacher 6 times, mangled?

teacher birthday meme

Take your birthday off of work, oh wait you can’t you have to teach class.

birthday teacher meme
teacher birthday meme

Funny Memes About Pencils

I know, pencil memes – random but TEACHERS UNDERSTAND.

teacher pencil meme

From @teacherwayoflife – every teacher knows THIS kid. (I was that kid.)

number of pencils purchased this year

From KTeacherTiff.com – the number of pencils that a teacher purchases a year versus how many are in the classroom.

Speaking of pencils, every wonder why teachers prefer the Ticonderoga pencils?

School Memes About Students

Teachers, you know the routine. Some of these students aren’t bad people just have bad behavior. Rather than stressing that bad kid, here are some funny school memes about students

million dollar question – teacher memes

Which of the following happens most during the day? 

my face when a student say something funny – teacher memes

When something funny is said and you just can’t control your face!

funny teacher meme - do you really just ask me if you have to write in complete sentences

The answer is YES. You have to write in complete sentences.

when a student asks for an extension – dr evil teacher meme

About that deadline.

teacher meme you have younger siblings

This funny teacher meme is from spanishplans.org. I am pretty sure that teachers have made this face when learning there are 4 of my children.  Don’t miss all of our funny sibling memes.

funny teacher meme - when a student is working on other homework in your class

Apologies to my childrens’ teachers. I am pretty sure this would include at least 2 of my children.

More Funny Memes for Teachers

Oh the funny memes for teachers DON’T STOP! We will be including more as we find them. In the mean time, here are more!

teacher sleeping meme

Teacher stress is real, y’all.

if you dont study you shall not pass funny teacher meme

If you don’t study, you shall not pass. 

funny teacher meme – dont make me use my teacher voice dr evil funny meme

Don’t make me use my teacher voice!

you get a cold – teacher memes

You get a cold, you get a cold and YOU GET A COLD! Oh bless, don’t miss our flu memes because teachers know what flu season be like!

teacher seating chart

When trying to switch kids around on a seating chart without causing problems. 

no line in copy room – teacher memes

Yay! No line at the copy room.

but teacher

But teacher, he was also talking! How many times a day do teachers hear this?

that on parent

THAT PARENT. I hope I am NOT that parent. 

when the loudest sound in the room is the kids saying shh

I volunteered in first grade last year and that loudness of “SHHHH!” is real. 

teachers be like coffee

Teachers, you need and deserve all the things.

teaching – the only profession where you steal supplie from home and bring them to work – teacher memes

From Can’t Scare a Teacher – Teaching: The only profession where you steal supplies from home and bring them to work. 

Share These Memes for Teachers

Not a teacher, no worries – share this link with your favorite teachers. Their job is stressful and laughter helps stress. These will surely be relatable and bring a smile to their faces. 


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