5 Ways CBD Can Help Teachers | It’s National Teacher Appreciation Week | Image of teacher standing at the front of the room teaching

5 Ways CBD Can Help Teachers | It’s National Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher appreciation week is Monday, May 8th - Friday, May 12th

  • Fidget toys
  • Plants
  • CBD
  • Calenders
  • Fun markers, pencils, etc
  • Gift cards
  • Thoughtful notes

CBD is not considered a illegal substance at the federal level. Therefore, depending on your local state regulations, you can use CBD products.

If you are worried about drug testing and CBD products we have a guide, here, about what CBD products may be best for teachers.

Because CBD lacks psychoactive properties, it does not impair your teaching ability. In fact, CBD can enhance your classroom performance and help you stay focused during the demanding school week.

  • Relieves stress
  • Soothes discomfort and tension
  • Improves sleep
  • Boosts focus and mental clarity
  • Enhances mood
  • Drowsiness and fatigue
  • Changes in appetite
  • Dry mouth
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Changes in mood

*note these usually occur when CBD is taken in a large dose. It is recommended to start with a low dose and then gradually increase.

National Teacher Appreciation Week is upon us, and it’s time to give our favorite educators the recognition they so rightfully deserve! Teachers are like superheroes – shaping young minds, juggling a million tasks at once, and surviving on copious amounts of coffee. So, what better way to show our appreciation than by introducing them to the marvelous world of CBD?

In today’s light-hearted and amusing post, we’ll explore five ways CBD can help teachers tackle their everyday challenges and make their lives just a little bit easier. But that’s not all – to express our gratitude, our company is excited to say we offer a special discount program for all the hardworking teachers out there. All you need is a valid form of ID verification, and you’ll be on your way to a more relaxed and focused you.

So, grab a cup of coffee (or tea, if you prefer) and get ready to dive into the fantastic benefits of CBD for teachers – because superheroes deserve a little boost, too!

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5 Ways CBD Can Help Teachers

So, you might be wondering, how exactly can CBD help our beloved educators conquer the classroom and beyond? With its impressive range of potential benefits, CBD can swoop in like a trusty sidekick and save the day (or at least make it a bit more manageable). Here are five ways CBD can lend a helping hand to the superheroes we call teachers:

Relieving stress – the “Sunday night blues” are gone!

We’ve all experienced those nerve-wracking Sunday evenings when lesson planning and stress team up for an unwelcome visit. You may even find yourself stress-eating a tub of ice cream, and it’s not even your favorite flavor! Luckily, CBD has shown potential in easing stress, making it a valuable ally for teachers. A study published in the Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology observed that CBD can ease stress in subjects, which could translate to a more relaxed mindset for educators as well. (1)

Soothing discomfort – say goodbye to aching feet from standing all day

Teaching can be a pain, literally. From pacing back and forth in the classroom to carrying stacks of textbooks, the aches and pains just seem to accumulate. However, CBD might offer some relief with its potential tension-relieving properties. Research has shown that CBD can interact with our body’s endocannabinoid system to help manage discomforts and tensions (3). So next time you’re facing a day full of teaching-related discomfort, remember that CBD could be your ticket to a more tension-free day.

Improving sleep – no more counting sheep or nightmares about grading papers

If you’ve ever had a sleepless night haunted by visions of ungraded papers and parent-teacher conferences, you’re not alone. Sleep deprivation can be a real challenge for teachers. Fortunately, CBD might be the key to catching those much-needed Z’s. Studies have shown that CBD can potentially improve sleep quality by reducing stress and promoting relaxation (5). With CBD by your side, you could wake up feeling refreshed and ready to conquer the day – no counting sheep required!

Boosting focus and mental clarity – mastering the art of multitasking

Imagine trying to juggle lesson planning, parent-teacher conferences, and keeping track of 30 students’ individual needs, all while trying to remember if it’s “i before e, except after c.” It’s no secret that teaching requires superhero-level multitasking skills. Fortunately, CBD may lend a helping hand by potentially improving focus and mental clarity. A study in the Journal of Psychopharmacology found that CBD could have a positive impact on cognitive performance and reduce the impact of distractions (2). With CBD by your side, you might become the legendary teacher who never forgets anything!

Enhancing mood – transforming from “Grumpy Teacher” to “Super(wo)man”

We’ve all had those days when everything seems to go wrong: the coffee isn’t strong enough, the copier is jammed, and you can’t find your favorite red pen. But fear not, because CBD might be the key to turning your mood around. Research suggests that CBD could help regulate mood by interacting with serotonin receptors in the brain (4). So, next time you find yourself transforming into the dreaded “Grumpy Teacher,” just remember that CBD could be your ticket to feeling more like a cheerful Super(wo)man!

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Extract Lab’s Teacher Discount Program

At Extract Labs, we know that teaching is a labor of love and an incredibly demanding job. So, we want to take a moment to express our deepest gratitude for all the hardworking teachers out there. You truly make a difference, and we’re here to offer a little extra support in return!

Introducing the Extract Labs Teacher Discount Program! We believe that every educator should have the opportunity to experience the wonderful benefits of CBD, so we’re extending a special discount just for you. To get started, all you need to do is provide one of the following valid forms of ID verification:

  • ID badge from your place of employment
  • Pay stub showing your employer

Once your ID is verified, you’ll unlock access to our high-quality CBD products at a discounted rate. We encourage you to take advantage of this amazing deal and discover the difference CBD can make in your daily routine. After all, superheroes deserve a little extra TLC, too!

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In conclusion, let’s recap the five ways CBD can swoop in to support our everyday superheroes, aka teachers:

  1. Relieving stress
  2. Soothing tension and discomfort
  3. Improving sleep
  4. Boosting focus and mental clarity
  5. Enhancing mood


As we celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Week, it’s essential to remember that self-care is not only important, but it’s also well-deserved for our hardworking educators.

So, to all the fantastic teachers out there, we hope you take some time for yourself this week and indulge in a little TLC. Don’t forget to take advantage of the Extract Labs Teacher Discount Program and discover the amazing benefits of CBD for yourself. We appreciate everything you do, and we’re here to support you on your journey to a happier, more balanced life.

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Week! You truly are the real superheroes.

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Works Cited
1. Bergamaschi, Mateus M., et al. “Cannabidiol reduces the anxiety induced by simulated public speaking in treatment-naïve social phobia patients.” PubMed, 2011, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/21307846/. Accessed 20 April 2023.
2. Osborne, Ashleigh L., et al. “A systematic review of the effect of cannabidiol on cognitive function: Relevance to schizophrenia.” PubMed, 2017, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/27884751/. Accessed 20 April 2023.
3. Russo, Ethan B. “Cannabinoids in the management of difficult to treat pain.” PubMed, 2008, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/18728714/. Accessed 20 April 2023.
4. Sales, Amanda J., et al. “Cannabidiol Induces Rapid and Sustained Antidepressant-Like Effects Through Increased BDNF Signaling and Synaptogenesis in the Prefrontal Cortex.” PubMed, 4 June 2018, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29869197/. Accessed 20 April 2023.
5. Shannon, Scott, et al. “Cannabidiol in Anxiety and Sleep: A Large Case Series.” PubMed, 2019, https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30624194/. Accessed 20 April 2023.

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