French Immersion Canada

No, I Am Not Ashamed I Didn't Put My Kid In French Immersion

The Huffington Post Canada | Trish Bentley | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Parents

"Is it not enough to say that I don't think it's the right fit for my kids?"

29 Signs You Went To French Immersion In Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.05.2014 | Canada Living

School is back in session. For many of us, that triggers memories of Five-Star binders, Jansport backpacks and Elmer's glue sticks. But for others,...

How French Immersion Got Me Out of the 'Hood

Anthony Morgan | Posted 04.08.2013 | Canada
Anthony Morgan

In a recent op-ed, Wente trashes French immersion and ultimately suggests the program should be rolled back to the status of a restricted luxury good to be enjoyed by a privileged, lottery-winning few. In a fight against the momentum of generational poverty, my parents deployed different strategies with me and my siblings so that we would not have to grow up restricted to the world of narrow and depressing options that were surrounded by in our troubled neighbourhood. For me, they decided that French immersion would be my ticket out: I thank God every day for their foresight and wisdom.