Licensure

Licensure

Visit the Illinois State Board of Education licensure page here

 

Educator Licensure Information System: Frequently Asked Questions

   

Education Licensure Information System: Fact Sheet Fact Sheet

An English as a Second Language (ESL) endorsement is required if you work at the following School District U-46 schools:

  1. Channing Elementary
  2. Garfield Elementary School
  3. Highland Elementary School
  4. Hillcrest Elementary School
  5. Huff Elementary School
  6. Laurel Hill Elementary School
  7. Lords Park Elementary School
  8. Lowrie Elementary School
  9. Parkwood Elementary School
  10. Sheridan Elementary School
  11. Washington Elementary School

 

Required Coursework for English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement

  • Linguistics
  • Theoretical foundations of teaching ESL
  • Assessment of the bilingual student
  • Methods and materials for teaching ESL
  • Cross-cultural studies for teaching limited-English proficient students

 

Further information on obtaining the English as a Second Language (ESL) endorsement can be found here