Student TED talks highlight the valuable ‘executive function’ skills to be gained from bilingual learning. EB admits non-French speakers to the International Track.
The French-American school’s International Track turns the students’ focus outwards, as they master a new language and learn about other cultures.
Families interested in bilingual English-French education can now start kids in PreK through Grade 2 or wait until middle school.
Alumni sign up their children for school that caters to both French-speaking children and those starting to learn the language.
Ecole Bilingue de Berkeley has opened an International Track for non-French speaking 6th-graders to achieve fluency by the end of 8th grade.