ISBE Educator License Page
Professional Educator License Renewal  (PEL)
Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS)

License Renewals & Professional Development Chart 2/16
What Can I Count? Examples & Guidelines
License & Renewal Guidance Document  2/16

Recording & Submitting PD hours into ELIS
*If you are school service personnel( SW, Psychologist, Nurse, Non-Teaching SLP) with an active, current Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation license related to your ISBE endorsement area, you will use the IDFPR  license to meet your ISBE PD requirement.

In ELIS, you will enter one training activity, 120 hours, per renewal cycle. List the license type and number in the description. No additional PD hours are required. https://www.isbe.net/Documents/prof-dev-requirements140701.pdf
https://www.isbe.net/Documents/guidelines-renewal-prof-dev.pdf#search=professional%20developmentRevised: 8/21/2017

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*LINK to PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATIONS & ONLINE OPTIONS
LIST OF  ISBE APPROVED PROVIDERS  (1/18)

Approved providers may, issue
PD Credit for an Out-of-State/Online Webinar or Workshop
offered through a provider that is NOT ISBE APPROVED
Per ROE Superintendent 9/18
https://www.isbe.net/Documents/guidelines-renewal-prof-dev.pdf#search=out%20of%20state%20professional%20development 
SECTION III: ENTITIES INELIGIBLE FOR ILLINOIS STATE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROVIDER APPROVAL 

STEPS TO REQUEST PD CREDIT EVIDENCEfrom YOUR EMPLOYER
1. Complete & submit the PD Activity Summary in detail (using the alignment key below)
PD Activity Summary
PD Activity Summary Alignment Key Link
IL Professional Teaching Standards
2. Attach your  training description/agenda AND your certificate of completion with evidence of hours completed(hours completed required)
3. Submit to your district /employer ( for TCSE staff: Laurel Harris, Staff Development Coordinator)