Retailer offering teachers discount on school supplies


Ocean State Job Lot is giving a 30 percent discount to teachers on the purchase of school supplies through Aug. 31.

The discount is part of the retailer’s Job Lot Educator Partnership Program designed to defray costs incurred by educators on school supplies and instructional materials.

All teachers, educators, and school personnel authorized to make purchases on behalf of their school are eligible for the special discount with proof of employment. Documented homeschoolers are also included in the offer. Items available for a dsicoutned price under the program include book covers, file folders, art supplies, writing instruments, markers, crayons, poster board, pads, staplers, and scissors.

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