Many parents across Ontario want their children to learn French while they are young. An education expert joined our web chat to discuss the pros and cons of French immersion.

Michael Barrett president of the Ontario Public School Board Association

Michael Barrett is the president of the Ontario Public School Board Association. (Supplied photo)

Michael Barrett, president of the Ontario Public School Board Association, was the guest on CBC Radio's Ontario Today on Wednesday and took your calls about how French immersion is affecting the province's education system — for better or for worse.

After the program, Barrett took part in a live web chat here to talk about how the French immersion education system is or isn't working for you. You can view a recap of the chat below.