Nathalie Lauriault is a teacher in Ontario, Canada. Having taught for 30 years, she is specialized in teaching young children in mostly bilingual classroom settings. Recently she was awarded a grant for the Teacher Learning Leadership Program from the Ministry of Education to do research on Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction in her classroom. Previously, she served as the Primary Years Programme Coordinator at the Toronto French School and was very involved with the International Baccalaureate of America as a presenter and consultant. She is certified in Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction by H. Lynn Erickson.