Become a Substitute Teacher – 3 Easy Steps

If you have an Associate’s Degree or higher, you are eligible to become a substitute teacher! A simple process to obtain a three-year substitute permit license is all that is required for you to become eligible to sub!

Join an exceptional team of substitutes making a difference with our students every day! Our substitutes enjoy a flexible schedule, excellent pay, and an opportunity to do great and meaningful work.

3 Steps to Becoming A Substitute Teacher Without a Degree in Education

Step 1

Participation in a substitute training course is required. The following organizations offer training programs:

Step 2

Upon completion of the course, you may apply for your three-year substitute permit license at the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. For more information on the license application process, please visit the WI DPI website here.

Step 3

Apply on WECAN or Contact the District Office/HR Department