REQUIREMENTS FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHING
1. You must hold a bachelor's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education to substitute teach in all grades of the public schools, Pre-K -12. Visit www.isbe.net to obtain a substitute license or call the Peoria Regional Office of Education at 672-6906 for more information.
2. If you hold a valid Professional Educator License (PEL) you can also substitute teach.
3. If you hold a valid ParaPro License (ELS) with a bachelor's degree on file with the Illinois State Board of Education, you can also sub as a teacher - you do not need to hold a substitute teaching license.