Oak Park Elementary School District 97 earns national recognition

building with words Oak Park Elementary inscribed

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has announced Oak Park Elementary School District 97 as one of eleven school districts nationwide to have been named National Board Accomplished Districts for their investment of resources to support advancing quality teaching through National Board Certification.

Illinois National Board First Time Candidate Fee Subsidy opens September 5

The National Board Resource Center (NBRC) at Illinois State University and the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) have announced that the Fall 2019–2020 window for the Illinois National Board (NB) First Time Candidate Fee Subsidy will open Thursday, September 5, 2019, at 10 a.m. and will close Sunday, October 6, 2019, at midnight.

NBCTs aspiring to school leadership

speaker presenting at a conference

The NBCTs Aspiring to School Leadership conference will take place Wednesday, June 19, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the IPA offices in Springfield.