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IPTS Indicators

Illinois Professional Teaching Standards (IPTS) Indicators by Program

ISBE revised the IPTS standards in 2013 and now requires that programs assess these standards and indicators. The IPTS standards apply to all Illinois initial licensure programs. 

The indicators assigned to each course are listed below by program. Include these indicators in your syllabus and ensure that course content allows you to evaluate each indicator.  When evaluating these indicators, please use the rubrics created by the faculty.

Bilingual-Bicultural and World Language Education

Early Childhood Education

Elementary Education

Physical Education

Secondary Education

Social & Cultural Foundations

Special Education