ECU Can Now Access Read and Write Gold

Read and Write Gold, a literacy software solution, allows individuals to access any curriculum and complete reading, writing, and research assignments as well as take tests independently. Users can access digital content and have text read aloud with highlighting using natural sounding voices, which boosts reading comprehension and allows writers to listen to their written work. Faculty can provide instruction utilizing the principles of Universal Design for Learning ( that is vital to meeting the needs of diverse learners.

Read and Write Gold is free to all faculty, students and staff at ECU through the ECU Download Center (, click on Classroom Tools). Consult the ECU Office for Faculty Excellence for the Read and Write Gold training schedule. Additional training sessions can be scheduled through the Office for Faculty Excellence.