French immersion programs at risk

The Ontario NDP sounding the alarm about the future of French immersion programs across the province, because of funding cuts to education by the Ford government.

Party House Leader Gilles Bisson says “The Toronto District School Board is planning a reduction of more than $ 12 million in French Immersion to be able to meet their budget."

He add students in Hamilton are worried that they will not be able to take French immersion courses this fall because of the increase in class sizes and teacher layoffs.