University of California, Riverside

Inland Area Writing Project

Improving Students' Analytical Writing (ISAW)



The Inland Area Writing Project
invites Middle and High School Teachers to the
Improving Student Analytical Writing (ISAW) Workshop
An Interactive Summer Series
  • Join teachers teaching teachers
  • Learn and practice engaging strategies and approaches.
  • Exchange ideas with interested and interesting colleagues.

Join us for a three-day, hands-on, collaborative workshop that introduces effective approaches to reading and writing instruction for students of all abilities, levels, and backgrounds to engage them in learning and prepare them for continuing success. Based on California Writing Project’s nationally recognized ISAW program. State Standards and ERWC compatible.


ISAW Workshop Details:

  • Dates: June 19, 20 & 21, 2018; Tuesday - Thursday

  • Time: 9AM-3PM (Please arrive by 8:45am for check in)

  • Location: UC Riverside, Humanities and Social Sciences Building (HMNSS) Room 1500

  • Registration Fee$275.00 (includes materials and lunch)

  • Registration Deadline: June 11, 2018

  • Register Online: Click here!

Summer 2018 ISAW Flyer 


Day 1

 Building Bridges: Improving Students’ Analytical Reading

Day 2

Rhetorical Precis Writing & Strategies to Prepare Students for On-demand Writing

Day 3

Claims, Evidence & Warrants in Persuasive Writing & Using Rubrics to Teach Self & Peer Assessment

If you would like more information or have questions, please contact: or 951-827-3666.

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