I was one of the worst students ever. I am sure that if my past teachers were to hear my name they would probably cringe. I always talked and was continually moved around in hopes to keep my talking to a minimum. This week is a week that several parents need to make sure they celebrate. Chances are, like me, your kid may be the reason for many headaches. Teacher Appreciation Week kicks off today, Monday and some restaurants are showing their appreciation of teachers the best way we know how with free food and stellar discounts. The biggest day of discounts is on Tuesday. Don't forget to take your valid School ID to cash in on your discounts!

Arby’s: Teachers and staff can receive a free sandwich on Tuesday, May 7th.

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen: From Monday through Friday, teachers that are dining in receive a free appetizer with the purchase of a meal.

Chick-fil-A: Certain locations are offering teachers location-specific promotions on Tuesday and others are celebrating for a week. We are waiting to hear back from our local Chick-fil-A's on their deals.

Chipotle: Teachers, along with school staff can get buy-one-get-one-free burritos, bowls, salads, and tacos on Tuesday from 3 p.m. to close. You have to order in person.

Cici’s Pizza: Teachers and school staff can enjoy Cici’s buffet for free on Tuesday.

McAlister’s Deli: Teachers can get a free sweet tea all week long.

McDonald’s: According to RetailMeNot some locations are offering a free chicken McNuggets meal to teachers.

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers: From 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday teachers and school faculty can get a free Box Combo.

Sonic Drive-In: Sonic is loving on teachers all month long. Starting Tuesday teachers can get receive a free Route 44 drink or slushy with any purchase. The order must be placed on the Sonic app using the promo code TEACHER.

Did we miss a promotion? If you know of one we missed and you’d like us to add it to our list, please send us the info or add it in the comments below.