Evergreen ParkElementary School District 124

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How to Get Your Substitute License

Step # 1: Log in to the Educator Licensure Information System at www.isbe.net/ELIS
Step #2: From the Action Center, select “apply for a substitute or short-term substitute license”
Step #3: Complete application and pay reimbursable fee
Step #4: Schedule an appointment to submit your official transcripts to Intermediate Service Center 4 by calling (708) 754-6600 or visit the South Cook Intermediate Service Center, 253 West Joe Orr Road, Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411.
Step #5: The Illinois State Board of Education will issue your license automatically once your transcript is verified
Step #6: Register your license in ELIS. You now have a license valid for employment!

Must hold an Associate’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or show completion of 60 semester hours of coursework.
You can apply with a school district without a substitute license if…
• You want to substitute teach, and you hold a valid Illinois educator license and a bachelor’s degree.
• You want to serve as a short-term substitute, and you hold a valid Illinois educator license with an associate degree.
For more information please contact District 124 Business Office Clerk Margaret Hammer
at mhammer@d124.org or call (708) 423-0950 x2112.