Welcome to the ROE #27

Welcome to the Regional Office of Education. On our website, you will find information on the variety of duties performed by and services provided through the Regional Office of Education.

We at the Regional Office of Education are proud of our work and look forward to the continuing challenge of professional performance. Your comments and suggestions on the format and contents of this resource are welcome. We hope you find this resource both informational and useful.

The Role of Regional Superintendent shall exercise supervision and control over all school districts in the region."The Regional Superintendent of Schools,"  is the chief administrative officer of a Regional Office of Education, and the only elected education professional office in Illinois. 

As an intermediate agency between the Illinois State Board of Education and local school districts, the office of the Regional Superintendent performs regulatory functions as directed by the Illinois School Code.

The Code states that the Regional Superintendent of Schools:

  • Shall act as the official adviser and assistant of the school officers and teachers in this region. In the performance of this duty she/he shall carry out the advice of the State Superintendent of Education.

  • In addition to coordinating and delivering state and local services, the Regional Superintendent acts as an advocate for education by providing positive leadership and disseminating information for educators, school districts, and the public.

Lori Loving, Assistant Regional Superintendent
presented the workshop entitled "Balanced Assessment
PARCC Overview" Thank you to all who attended.

ROE Feature Stories

  • Educator Lincensure Update EDUCATOR LICENSURE UPDATE                                            03/20/2015   ·         ISBE has provided a Word presentation regarding Licensure and Renewal at http://isbe.net/licensure/ppt/lic-renewal-140701.pdf.  (Updated:  02/06/2015 ...
    Posted Mar 23, 2015, 11:20 AM by Janine Harkness
  • Changes in ELIS Educator Account CHANGES IN ELIS EDUCATOR ACCOUNT SCREENSEducators will now see a much more simplified page when entering their individual accounts.Figure 1 is a sample of what educators formerly saw ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2014, 7:35 AM by Janine Harkness
  • Welcome Back! Welcome back to school!  We want to extend a warm welcome to all teachers, administrators, and staff in the entire Western Illinois Region.  We hope that your school year is ...
    Posted Aug 19, 2014, 8:58 AM by Erin noon
  • Important Information Regarding Gifted Education Teacher Endorsement GIFTED EDUCATION TEACHER ENDORSEMENT A grandfathering provision for the Gifted Education Teacher endorsement was included in Illinois Administrative Rule 25.100 (l) (1) (B).  To meet the grandfathering provisions, one ...
    Posted Aug 12, 2014, 12:25 PM by Erin noon
  • 2014 Food for Kids-"Halfway to Freezing for Food" at Save A Lot Foods in Monmouth Monmouth-Roseville girls varsity basketball coach, Jim Cole, Brad Ray from the Midwest Bank of Western Illinois, Karen Ferguson from Security Savings Bank in Monmouth, Lori Loving-Assistant Regional School ...
    Posted Aug 8, 2014, 9:47 AM by Erin noon
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Office Availability

Regional Superintendent of Schools, Jodi L. Scott

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

GED Testing offered by appointment* 8:00-4:00PM

 Summer Hours

Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM-3:00 PM

Friday 8:00-12:00 PM

HMW ROE #27 Office Calendar

Janine Harkness,
Feb 13, 2015, 1:19 PM