Become a Candidate

Become a Candidate

Become a Candidate

2017-2018 Cycle

Use the links below for information about ISBE Scholarship funding and applying to begin certification through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards portal.

Candidate Subsidy Information.

NBPTS Application



Become a Renewal Candidate
Are you wondering when to begin the Renewal Process? 

Use the Renewal Calendar as your guide.


Find information about the NBC Renewal process on the NBPTS website.  If you are eligible for renewal in 2021, you will begin the revised renewal process.


For further information please call (847) 888-5000 ext. 4256
or e-mail