Pushing your kid to learn a bunch of stuff at an early age is a question every parent faces.

I think you and I would agree that it's a delicate balance between letting your child be a kid and motivating him or her to get a jump start in school.

The Montreal Gazette says that by 24 months, bilingual children already acquire a vocabulary in each of their two languages and gain some experience in switching between the two.

The bilingual kids even outperformed the other kids on tasks where they are distracted.