Nathalie Pender, M.A. (Laval)
Professor – French
Nathalie Pender was born in Paris and has been teaching French as a second language for more than 20 years. Her current research is about the impact of the immersion program in Western Newfoundland. She is also working constantly on developing new material for the French language lab to fit the needs of her students.
On the national scene she is actively promoting research in the French Language and its inclusion in the Canadian research landscape.
Teaching and Research Interests
- Executive member of CATE (Canadian Association for Teacher Education)
- Member of CSSE (Canadian Society for the Study of Education) subcommittee on bilingualism
Current Research Projects and Grants
- French immersion in Western Newfoundland