Learning Behavior Specialist I (LBS I) Endorsement

The LBS I endorsement is for teachers with a valid Illinois Professional Educator License endorsed for early childhood and self-contained general education (age 0 to grade 3), self-contained general education (kindergarten to grade 9) or secondary education with applicable levels and content areas. In order to earn the endorsement, candidates must pass the LBS I content test. 

Note: Candidates may be eligible for financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid office for more information.

Required Courses

SPE 500Introduction to Exceptional Children and Adolescents

3

SPE 501Educational and Diagnostic Assessment of Exceptional Children and Adolescents

3

SPE 506Frameworks, Perspectives, and Collaboration in Special Education

3

SPE 527Differentiated and Individualized Curriculum and Instruction

3