Inland Empire Reading Council

An affiliate of the International Literacy Association (ILA) and the California Reading Associated (CRA) serving Southern California's communuty.

A book is a gift you can open again and again. 
—Garrison Keillor


Thank you to our supporters and affiliates:

California State University San Bernardino

Riverside County Office of Education

San Bernardino Superintendent of Schools

International Literacy Association

California Reading Association 

and others...
















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IERC President

Jeanne Gahagan


Welcome to the official website of the IERC!


Congratulations to LaToya Flowers, Moreno Elementary, MVUSD! IERC member, Terri Labik, nominated LaToya for the IERC “Adopt A Teacher” Grant; which was posted on our Facebook page to support literacy learning in an Inland Empire school classroom.  LaToya will receive $250.00 from IERC for literacy materials and classroom support from Terri and other members, during the 2016-2017 school year.


Apply for the IERC Literacy Grant

The chosen recipient will receive $250 toward promoting Literacy.

The Deadline is January 15.


Register for the CRA/ILA Professional Development Institute in Visalia today!

November 4-5


September 24th, 2016

The IERC held their event

Making Literacy Connections at The Ameal Moore Nature Center

Associate Curator of Education Kim Cobb was an excellent host. Attendees received excellent information on the exciting events, opportunities, and programs the Ameal Moore Nature Center offers. If you were unable to attend the event check out // and watch the video below!

Sycamore Canyon Video