Krispy Kreme announces free doughnuts, coffee for ‘Educator Appreciation Week’

Krispy Kreme announces free doughnuts, coffee for ‘Educator Appreciation Week’
In this photo illustration, Krispy Kreme Donuts are seen on May 09, 2016 in Miami, Florida. JAB Holdings Company, announced it would acquire Krispy Kreme Donuts in a deal valued at $1.35 billion. (Photo illustration by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Teacher Appreciation Week is in May, but Krispy Kreme is introducing a new week for school staff called Educator Appreciation Week.

From Monday, Aug. 10, to Friday, Aug. 14, teachers can redeem a free, original glazed doughnut and a free coffee each day with the presentation of their school ID badges.

On Tuesday, the doughnut shop will give a free dozen to educators with nine original glazed doughnuts and three creme-filled ones topped with chocolate icing and sprinkles. This can only be redeemed with the purchase of a dozen doughnuts.

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“We know this school year will be different, and we’ll all have to pitch in. That’s why Krispy Kreme is introducing Educator Appreciation Week as a sweet way to acknowledge the educators in your life who go above and beyond, wherever the classroom is,” the company said in a statement.