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What is English for?

EverestRandom (1).JPGAt Everest school in Quebec City, a whole new crew of 5-year-olds is learning English for the very first time. The kicker? They are all from French families.

Outside of Montreal, many parents who have the right are choosing English schools to encourage and ensure bilingualism. In our series, English 101, we hear the voices of those children. Here's what happened when CBC reporter Catou MacKinnon visited Miss Parkinson's kindergarten class at Everest School.

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