On Saturday, May 17, the BISD Curriculum and Instruction Department held its 2014 Spring Early Childhood Symposium.  Close to 200 teachers from BISD and NINOS Head Start attended the event where teachers were able to attend breakout sessions on various topics such as Vocabulary Development, Listening Comprehension, Letter Walls, Science, Reading Readiness, Integrating Math, and Literacy Workstations and Activities for Connecting with Parents of Young Learners.  Sponsors for the event included HEB, FrogStreet Press, Lakeshore Learning and KTOT (Kindergarten Teachers of Texas).  This event was a collaborative effort between the Curriculum Specialists and TLI Teachers Specialists.