Nathalie Lauriault is a teacher in Ontario, Canada. Having taught for 30 years, she specializes in teaching young children in mostly bilingual classroom settings. Recently, she was awarded a grant 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. In this role, she became a certified trainer in Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction. She was also a workshop leader and consultant for the International Baccalaureate of America.