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Find Information on the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) https://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/parccFind Information on the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) GP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9PARCC is Illinois' required accountability assessment for public school students in third through 12th grades. PARCC assesses students based on the new Illinois Learning Standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics.
Find Illinois Learning Standards Informationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/learning-standardsFind Illinois Learning Standards InformationGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Learn more about the new Illinois Learning Standards for early learning, English/language arts, English language learning, fine arts, foreign language, math, PE/health, science, and social sciences.
Find Information for English Learnershttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/english-learnersFind Information for English LearnersGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Learn more about support services for students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds who have been identified as English Learners.
Find Resources for Teachershttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/educators/ISBE/resources-teachersFind Resources for TeachersGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Educators can find resources to help students grow and achieve, including links to webpages organized by program area, a list of announcements and deadlines, and a list of frequently asked questions.
Find Information on School Climate and Bullying https://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/school-bullyingFind Information on School Climate and Bullying GP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Bullying behavior in schools can harm students’ social and emotional wellbeing and pose a significant barrier to learning. Find resources for creating and maintaining safe and inclusive school environments for all students.
Find School Safety Informationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/educators/ISBE/school-safetyFind School Safety InformationGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Find links to the School Safety Drill Act, Joint Rules adopted by the Office of the State Fire Marshal and ISBE, forms for documenting minimum compliance, a School Emergency and Crisis Response Plan Template, and other multi-hazard training documents.
Find Information on School Constructionhttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/educators/ISBE/school-constructionFind Information on School ConstructionGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Illinois General Assembly passed the School Construction Law (Public Act 90-548) in December 1997 to address the shortage of classroom space due to population growth or aging buildings. ISBE and the Capital Development Board administer the grant program.
Find Information on Student Assessmentshttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/educators/ISBE/student-assessmentsFind Information on Student AssessmentsGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9With the adoption of the new Illinois Learning Standards, the state has retired many of its old tests. Our new, innovative assessments allow students to show what they know and are able to do and provide educators with reliable data to help guide instruction.
Find Legislation Regarding Illinois Schoolshttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/legislation-schoolsFind Legislation Regarding Illinois SchoolsGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The Illinois State Board of Education advocates for policies that enhance education, empower districts, and ensure equitable outcomes for all students. Read frequently asked questions and summaries of education-related bills.
Find Information on the SAT https://www2.illinois.gov/education/educators/ISBE/satFind Information on the SAT GP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9The College Board’s SAT with essay is the state's required accountability assessment for high school and also serves as a free college admissions exam. All public school students in 11th grade must take the SAT with essay in order to graduate with a regular diploma.
Find Special Education Services Informationhttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/special-ed-servicesFind Special Education Services InformationGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Special Education Services assures that school districts’ programs and services for students with special needs meet state and federal requirements.
Home School My Childhttps://www2.illinois.gov/education/parents/ISBE/home-schoolHome School My ChildGP0|#827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8;L0|#0827cebee-2a3c-412b-bcf7-d7570b7df8d8|ISBE;GTSet|#21807e74-47bf-4df7-ae5f-27785913b5c9Find information on home schooling in Illinois and ISBE’s optional home schooling registration form.

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Educational Labor Relations Board, Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ELRBEducational Labor Relations Board, IllinoisThe IELRB is the state agency administering the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act, which establishes the right of educational employees to organize and bargain collectively.
Higher Education, Board ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/IBHEHigher Education, Board ofBoard of Higher Education's goal was to create an agency with the expertise, credibility, and statewide perspective to map an efficient and orderly course for the dramatic growth of higher education then underway.
Community College Board, Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ICCBCommunity College Board, IllinoisIn 1965, the Illinois General Assembly established the Illinois Community College Board to create a system of public community colleges that would be within easy reach of every resident.
Education, Board ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ISBEEducation, Board ofISBE provides leadership and resources to achieve excellence across all Illinois districts through engaging stakeholders in formulating and advocating for policies that enhance education, empower districts, and ensure equitable outcomes for all students.

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