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Ryan effect? CBSE directs schools to tie up with hosps

Posted on October 9th, 2017 in CBSE |

Piyush Sharma,October 09 , 2017

Source: The Times of India

In the aftermath of the murder of a Class II student at Ryan International School in Gurgaon on September 8, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued an advisory to affiliate schools to have a tie-up with nearby hospitals to ensure timely treatment of students in case of any health emergency without delay in admission to emergency or trauma facilities. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE deaffiliates Borivli school

Posted on September 29th, 2017 in Affiliation, CBSE |

Vinamrata Borwankar,  September 29, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Mumbai : The Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to withdraw the provisional affiliation of Borivli’s Matushri Kashiben Vrajlal Valia International Vidyalaya (MKVVIV), putting a question mark over the future of more than 2,500 students. The school and parents of students are already fighting it out in the Bombay high court over the school’s decision to shift from Borivli West to the East. Read the rest of this entry »

Skill council wants to audit schools

Posted on September 21st, 2017 in CBSE, Child Protection, Schools |

Neelam Pandey, September 21, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

THE COUNCIL OFFERED TO SUGGEST WAYS TO STRENGTHEN SECURITY AND VIGIL IN SCHOOLS, AND SAID THAT IT CAN HELP TO CONDUCT PSYCHOMETRIC TESTS

From page 01 NEWDELHI: Amid growing concern over the safety of schoolchildren following the murder of an eightyear-old in Ryan School, Gurgaon, the Security Sector Skill Development Council (SSSDC) has told the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) that it can carry out safety audits of all schools through its specially trained auditors. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE orders psychometric test on staff at all schools

Posted on September 14th, 2017 in CBSE, Management, Teachers |

Sumaiya Yousuf, September 14, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Bhopal : Breaking its silence five days after the murder of a child at Ryan International School in Gurugram, the CBSE on Wednesday announced that the onus of safety of students on campus lies solely with school authorities.

The CBSE said this in response to a Supreme Court query in the aftermath of the Gurugram school murder. On Wednesday , the board sent a circular on `safety of children’ to its affiliated schools, Read the rest of this entry »

Chinchwad school defied CBSE order to roll back fee hike

Posted on September 6th, 2017 in CBSE, Fees |

Meeta Ramnani, September 05, 2017

Source: Mirror

RTI query reveals Global Indian International School was asked to return to original fee structure by end of August; parents say no action taken
As the fee hike debate continues to rage, it has been revealed that Global Indian International School in Chinchwad, despite being asked to roll back its hike by the end of August, has directly defied the order given by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE to end spiking of board marks

Posted on September 4th, 2017 in CBSE |

Neelam Pandey, September 04, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

NEW DELHI: Spiking of marks in 10th and 12 class board exams is likely to stop from next year. However, school boards will continue with a moderation policy to remove ambiguity and difficulty level in different question sets and offer a level playing field in the evaluation process.

Mark sheets of students will mention whether they have been awarded grace marks.

These recommendations have been made by the inter-board working group headed by the CBSE’s last chairman RK Chaturvedi. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE revokes diktat: Schools can sell books

Posted on August 29th, 2017 in CBSE |

Puja Pednekar, Aug 29, 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

CENTRAL BOARD OF SECONDARY EDUCATION (CBSE) HAS NOW ALLOWED AFFILIATED SCHOOLS TO OPEN
‘TUCK SHOPS’ TO SELL BOOKS AND STATIONERY ON ITS PREMISES AS PER NEW ORDER ON AUG 25

MUMBAI : Four months after the schools were ordered to stop selling books and other stationery items to students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has softened its stance. It has now allowed the affiliated schools to open ‘tuck shops’ to sell books and stationery on its premises. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE allows tuck shops in schools

Posted on August 28th, 2017 in CBSE |

Meeta Ramnani , Aug 28, 2017

Source: Mirror

Parents against amendment to April circular that said the opposite, claim this will encourage schools to freely commercialise book, stationery sales
A new amendment to a circular of the Central Bureau of Secondary Education (CBSE), al lowing schools to open `tuck shops’ on their premises, has been slammed by parents of students, who believe that this gives schools the opening they need to freely commercialise sales of stationery. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE: Apply for Class XII papers review till Tuesday

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 in CBSE, Results |

Manash Gohain, Jun 23,  2017

Source: The Times of India

New Delhi : Responding to a growing demand from students, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday re-opened the online application process for verificationrechecking of marks and obtaining photocopies of evaluated answer scripts of the Class XII board exams. While the date for online recheckingverification has been extended till June 27, photocopies can be obtained till June 30. The details will be uploaded on the CBSE website on Friday . Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE to hold board exams in Feb from next yr

Posted on June 21st, 2017 in CBSE, Examination |

Manash Gohain com,Jun 21,  2017

Source: The Times of India

Plans 30-Day Window, Also Earlier Results
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) plans to hold Class X and XII exams in February instead of March from next year.The board wants to advance the cycle of exams and related activities from 201819 as part of its examination and evaluation reforms.

Moreover, the process will no more drag over 45 days but will be completed within a month. Currently , board exams begin on March 1 and end around April 20. Read the rest of this entry »