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FSD 145 Seeking Substitute Teachers


FSD #145 is looking for substitutes.  If you meet the requirements listed below, please visit: Illinois Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS) to obtain your Short-Term Substitute Teaching License.  Pay: $100 / day



  1. Must hold an Associate’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution of higher education or show completion of 60 semester hours of coursework. Please have official transcripts emailed or mailed to Chris Coy, Regional Office of Education #8 Licensure Specialist, at or 27 S. State Ave Suite 101 Freeport, IL 61032.


  • Valid for substitute teaching in all grades of the public schools, prekindergarten through grade 12.
  • Short-Term Substitute licenses are valid until June 30, 2023, and may not be renewed. 
  • Cannot teach more than 5 consecutive days per licensed teacher.
  • Must complete a training program provided by the school board.
  • Can serve as a Paraprofessional.
  • Coursework must be at the 100-level or higher from a regionally accredited college or university.