Dr. Lisa Caparelli-Ruff

Regional Superintendent

Education Innovation Service

Our focus is to improve education in Will County


Welcome to the New School Year

The Will County Regional Office of Education is ready to assist you making it a great year!


ROE Leadership

Visiting Crete-Monee 201U


Schools in the News

Valley View School District

Both VVSD High Schools Named to US News Best High Schools List

ISBE's Weekly Message

October 3, 2023

What's Inside
As of November 8, 2023 the Will County ROE will now be taking all of our appointments to online booking. Please click on this area and you will be redirected to our bookings page. For sub-authorization please call (815)-740-8360 to make an appointment.

Online Registration

Sign up for professional development courses.


GED Testing for the State of Illinois High School Diploma


Information and resources for aquiring and maintaining teaching-related licensure.

Job Opportunities

Find education related job opportunities within Will County school districts

Cashless Payment

Starting August 1, 2023, the Will County Regional Office of Education will no longer accept cash payment. Customers will be able to pay using money orders, checks, cashier's checks and credit cards.

Regional Board of School Trustees Notice of Vacancy

The Will County Regional Office of Education is accepting letters of interest from candidates to fill the vacant seat on the Regional Board of School Trustees. Click here for more information.

Short-Term Substitute License Extension

On June 29, 2023, Governor Pritzker signed SB 2390 (now PA-103-0111) into law. It is effective immediately. The law provides an extension for the Short-Term substitute teacher application availability. The application is now available through June 30, 2028 rather than June 30, 2023. This license is valid for five years. Educators who currently hold a short-term substitute teaching license with an expiration date of 6/30/2023 can renew the license for a five-year period in the Educator Licensure Information System (ELIS) accounts by logging into their ELIS accounts on or after July 1, 2023 and clicking on the "Renewals" link in their Action Center. 

SEL Hub Grant Opportunity

As a school within Will County, you qualify to participate in the SEL Hub Grant to assist schools in addressing the safety-related, trauma-related, and social emotional needs of students and staff. Call 815-744-8334 to learn more!

Reinstatement of Constitution Test Requirement July 1, 2022

**Please see Memorandum for additional details**  

Constitution Test Requirement 

As of July 1, 2022, the Constitution Test portion of the GED exam is required. To register for the Constitution Test, go to:



The Illinois Department of Labor is now allowing all work permit requests to be conducted via email. Please refer to our information tab under "Services" for complete details on the requirements.

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Professional Development

Register online for PD

Explore Professional Development Alliance's upcoming workshops online and register for the offerings you need, online, in-person, or onsite.

Will County School Districts

  • Plainfield Community Consolidated School District 202 Logo
  • valley view school district 365U logo
  • Joliet Township High School District 204 logo
  • Lincoln_Way Community High School District 210 logo
  • New Lenox School District 122 logo
  • Channahon School District 17 logo
  • Homer Community Consolidated School District 33C logo
  • Laraway Community Consolidated School District 70C logo
  • Union School District 81 logo
  • Rockdale School District 84 logo
  • Joliet Public Schools District 86 logo
  • Richland School District 88A logo
  • Chaney Monge School District #88 logo
  • Taft Grade School District 90 logo
  • Fairmont School District 89 logo
  • Milne-Kelvin Grove School District 91 logo
  • Manhattan School District 114 logo
  • Mokena School District 159 logo
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  • Beecher 200U School District Logo
  • Crete-Monee School District 201U logo
  • Elwood Community Consolidated School District 203 logo
  • Lockport Township High School District 205 logo
  • Peotone Community Unit School District 207U logo
  • Wilmington SCHOOL DISTRICT 209U logo
  • Reed-Custer Community Unit School District 255U logo
  • Lincoln-Way Area Special Education District 843 logo
  • Lockport Area Special Education Cooperative logo
  • Southern Will County Cooperative for Special Education logo
  • Lincoln School logo
  • Wilco Area Career Center logo