Did you know that ERS has an inventory of over 700 quality diecuts available for use?  We've got a searchable catalog of all of our dies, so you can see if we have what you need.

If you belong to a contracting school, you can show up with paper on hand and diecut to your heart's content for free.  Non-contracting school teachers must pay a minimal daily fee for use.

 Ever wish you could send out an SOS call to get fresh ideas for reaching and teaching your students? Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) are created by members of Discovery Education's DEN Community to provide quick strategies for integrating media into your curriculum. There are over 75 Spotlight on Strategies (SOS) already in Discovery Education and they're adding more all the time. 

To access, login to ERSPortal, choose Discovery Education, and perform a search for "Spotlight on Strategies".

Let TumbleBooks Provide Online Read-Alongs to Your Students

Remember the magic of Reading Rainbow?  Levar Burton's semi-animated books came to life as they were read aloud.  Tumblebooks and Tumble Readables can provide your students that same magical reading experience.  Simply login to ERSPortal, and choose either resource.  Search for a book by keyword or even by California standard, then click to play.

Sentences are highlighted as they are read aloud, and books can be paused or 'rewound' -- great features for English Learners.  Tumblebooks and Tumble Readables are compatible with mobile devices, and lesson plans are included for many of these great animated ebooks.  

Kids Portal and Teen Portal Bookmarks Now Available

We heard your requests, and here they are!  Our incredible staff has created distributable sheets of bookmarks for our popular Kids and Teen Portals.  Simply download, add in your school's Kids or Teen Portal login information, photocopy, cut, and send home.  

Click on either image below to download and open either set of bookmarks in Adobe PDF format.


Your students can put them in whatever book they're reading, insert them into binders, or keep the bookmarks at home.  Why not send home a copy for parents to keep as well?  They're free!

Visit our multimedia portals!

        Teacher Portal              Teen Portal             Kids Portal

Posters for purchase!

r creative team is always coming up with new standards-based posters that support your classroom curriculum.  Please download our ever-expanding catalog of posters, all available at incredible prices.  

Interested in designing your own poster? Read through the information in our Poster Printing brochure.  Following the tips included will help you get the best looking poster possible.

New! ERS Library
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materials are ready for pickup
and return to the ERS Library.

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Saturday, May 30th
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