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The Standards and Instruction department supports professional learning by showcasing in-person and virtual professional development opportunities available across the state. Teachers, and school support services personnel must complete professional development to renew their license regardless of the number or types of degrees held.

When reviewing available Professional Development, please double check that the organizer who is providing the learning opportunity is an Approved Illinois Professional Development ProviderPDF Document. Please note, all professional learning opportunity information is provided to ISBE directly from the provider. ISBE is not responsible for the accuracy of information provided.​

If you would like to see your Professional Development​ event in this list, please click here to add your PD event to the calendarand fill out the form.

Items submitted are subject to approval. Your event will appear in the list upon approval.

If you have any changes to events that are already posted, please email iltea​​chtalklearn@isbe.net.​​​

 ISBE-Approved Microcredential Approval Information

  • Microcredential Professional Development Overview​Go To Meeting Link
  • ​Only ISBE approved professional development providers are eligible to offer ISBE-Approved Microcredentials.
  • To submit a microcredential professional learning opportunity for ISBE approval, please utilize the state’s ISBE-Approved Microcredential Framework​PDF Document to ensure alignment of the microcredential to the required criteria prior to submission for state approval.
  • ISBE will review your course for alignment with the ISBE Microcredential Framework within 45 days of receipt and either approve or offer feedback to inform resubmission.
    • You will be notified when the review process is initiated. ISBE staff may contact you while your proposal is under review to request clarification or more information.
    • Once approved, the microcredential may be publicized as an ISBE-approved microcredential. 
  • Once a provider has received approval for at least three microcredentials, they can request an expedited review of subsequent microcredentials for initial approval by indicating they wish to do so at the end of this form and subsequently completing the ISBE Microcredential Expedited Review Certification.
  • Applications with expedited review requests will be reviewed within 30 days of receipt and provider will be asked to submit certification of adherence to the ISBE-approved microcredential framework and periodic/annual reporting requirements.
  • For questions reach out by email to ILTeachTalkLearn@isbe.ne
To submit your proposal application, please complete the following Microsoft Form: ISBE-Approved Microcredential Proposal Application (office.com)​ and provide confirmation that you have submitted the form to ILTeachTalkLearn@isbe.net 

 List of ISBE-Approved Microcredentials

​The following microcredentials received ISBE approval through the formal approval process.  Please note, some providers may offer additional microcredentials or professional development opportunities that have not been submitted for ISBE review for approval.  Only the microcredentials listed below are eligible for designation on Illinois educators’ ELIS accounts.

  • Teaching Collaboration Skills with Technology
  • Building Communication Skills with Technology
  • Developing Student Creativity of Technology
  • Building Critical Thinking Skills with Technology
For more information, please visit: https://www.ltcillinois.org/online/

  • Leading an Equitable Learning Culture
  • Assessing Student Learning and Growth
For more information, please visit: https://ilprincipals.org/eln/micro-credentials/

  • Developing Valid and Reliable CBE Performance Assessments
For more information, please visit: https://edsystemsniu.org/

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