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

SPE500Introduction to Exceptional Children and Adolescents/Special Education

SPE501Educational and Diagnostic Assessment of Exceptional Children and Adolescents

SPE506Frameworks and Perspectives in Special Education

SPE527Differentiated and Individualized Curriculum and Instruction