New Illinois License System

Effective July 1, 2013

FAQS Illinois conversion certificates to license July 1, 2013


Educator License Information System (ELIS)



File an Exemption in ELIS

Teacher Renewal 6-30-2014 only

Teacher PD chart 6-30-2014 only


School Service Personnel Renewal 6-30-2014 only

SSP Renewal chart 6-30-2014 only


Administrator Renewal 6-30-2014 only

Administrator PD chart 6-30-2014 only


Senate Bill 578 Professional Development and Renewal July 1, 2014

Click on "Professional Development and Renewal"

Professional Development and Renewal


Lapsed Certificate/License

Instructions to reinstate a lapsed license

Any license with a renewal 6-30-2013 lapsed December 31, 2013.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE: A license not registered within 6 months of issuance or within 6 months of the registration/renewal due date will lapse.

If you need further assistance call 847-543-7833 and ask for the certification department.


Highly Qualified Requirements

Lake County Retired Teacher Association

Are you a retired educator? Or thinking of retiring? The LCRTA and the IRTA work in unity serving their members through advocacy, education, cooperation, and socialization in organizational structure. Join today.

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