How to Apply for a Substitute Teaching License:

  • Submit an application online in the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS). Use the Educator Access area to sign in or set up an account.

    A $100.00 fee will be assessed electronically when the application is submitted. (Please have a credit card available.)

    Send an official transcript showing an awarded bachelor’s degree to the following address:

    Regional Office of Education
    421 N. County Farm Rd.
    Wheaton, IL 60187

    Please allow 30-45 days for the application to be processed.

    Once you obtain your Substitute Teaching License, go to our employment area to apply for a substitute teaching position in District 45.

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Questions can be directed to Debora Kolnick at 630 516-7700.