The West 40 Intermediate Service Center serves teachers, administrators and school service personnel with all aspects of their licensure needs. West 40 provides information on the requirements for Illinois licensure, endorsements, approvals, professional development and license renewal.ELIS (Educator Licensure Information System) is a web-based system that allows educators to access their licensure information. Educators can apply for licensure, apply for additional endorsements, enter professional development and renew their credentials through ELIS.If you are employed in the West 40 Region, please make sure your license is registered in Region 6 West Cook.The following links will provide additional information:
Sharon Balderas, Educator Licensure Specialist, has been assisting educators in Illinois with licensure for over 18 years. Please contact Sharon if you have any questions and she will be happy to help you.
708-449-4284 Ext. 1008