Licensure for All Educators 


Link to ISBE Licensure 

Licensure Renewal and Reinstatement

Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS)

Directory of Illinois Approved Education Programs

Illinois Licensure, Endorsements, and Approval Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions 

  • License and Endorsement Types
  • Required for Licenses and Endorsements
  • The Application Process
  • Registration and Renewal
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  • Terminology
  • International Applicants
  • General Questions
  • Contant Information 

Illinois Licensure Testing System

The Future of Illinois Middle School Grades

Middle School Teaching Endorsements

Considering Retirement? Keeping Your Educator License Up To Date

Clinton County Office 618-594-2432

Jefferson County Office 618-244-8040

Marion County Office 618-548-3885