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FY2013 NBPTS Candidate Fee Subsidy


The FY2014 Window for the Illinois NBPTS Candidate Fee Subsidy will reopen in Spring, 2014. Please continue to monitor the following websites for updates.


Illinois National Board Support

Illinois is pleased to announce that the Illinois State Board of Education has renewed the contractual agreement for the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Program for 2013-2014. The contractor is the National Board Resource Center at Illinois State University (NBRC) directed by Debra Kasperski, NBCT. The work is aligned to deliver services to support candidates in targeted schools. Educators seeking information on Illinois NBPTS candidacy support or NBCT Mentoring/Professional Development support should visit the following websites for updates:


Illinois National Board Certification Renewal Information

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