Illinois - Educator Professional Growth and Development: Administrator Licensure Renewal

Administrator Licensure Renewal
Policy Type: 

In order to renew an administrator license, applicants must complete 120 hours of professional development over 5 years.


For each renewal cycle, each professional educator licensee shall engage in professional development activities. Prior to renewal, the licensee shall enter electronically into the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS) the name, date, and location of the activity, the number of professional development hours, and the provider's name.
(1) Each licensee shall complete a total of 120 hours of professional development per 5-year renewal cycle in order to renew the license, except as otherwise provided in this Section.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
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