COLUMBIA, S.C. — As teachers prepare to head back to class for the start of a new school year, participating Barnes and Noble locations across the country are offering back-to-school Educator Appreciation Shopping Weekends.

Pre-K to grade 12 educators can enjoy 25% off most books, toys, games, movies, music, and more every Saturday and Sunday from July 20th to September 15 -- both in store and online. Educators can also enjoy 10% off Café consumables at Café stores only.

The sale is offered through the B&N Educators program.