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FIND information on this page to learn about ERWC, order Student Readers, register for a workshop, or adopt the course. LOG IN for curriculum modules, discussion boards, and many other resources. We welcome your comments and questions!

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We're pleased to announce that Reyna Grande, author of The Distance Between Us, will keynote our 2019 Leadership Conference. Join us in Sacramento on June 17, 2019, or Costa Mesa on June 25, 2019, to celebrate the launch of ERWC 3.0. Use the links below to register for the ERWC Leadership Conference in the city of your choice!




What We Offer

The ERWC (Expository Reading and Writing Course) is a college preparatory, rhetoric-based English language arts course for grade 12 designed to develop academic literacy (advanced proficiency in rhetorical and analytical reading, writing, and thinking). The ERWC also offers curriculum for grades 7-11, with four extended modules per grade level.

Workshop Schedule

Workshop Schedule

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Find information about times and locations for ERWC High School workshops and contact information for ERWC Middle School providers in your region and throughout California.

Adopt ERWC

Adopt ERWC

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Is your school considering adopting ERWC? Applying to adopt the course is easy!  Schools interested in adopting the yearlong 12th grade course may do so by submitting a two-page application to the CSU. Once approved, it is simple to add the course to your school’s UC-approved “a–g” list.

Order the ERWC Student Reader

Order the ERWC Student Reader

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The ERWC Student Reader, 2nd edition is available for purchase by high schools that have officially adopted the 12th grade CSU Expository Reading and Writing Course. Download the order form below for pricing and purchasing information.