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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


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 »

NEET results not possible on June 8: CBSE to HCs

Posted on June 7th, 2017 in CBSE, Results |


Source: The Times of India

AhmedabadChennai : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) told the Gujarat and the Madras high courts that there is no possibility of declaring National Entrance-cum-Eligibility Test (NEET) result for UG-level medical courses on June 8.

The order from the Madurai bench of Madras high court had stayed CBSE from declaring result after the board set different sets of question papers for English-medium and vernacular-language candidates. Read the rest of this entry »

5 pc drop in pass percentage of CBSE Std X

Posted on June 5th, 2017 in CBSE, Results |

Prajakta Joshi and Pranita Roy | Sunday, 4 June 2017

Source: Sakal Times

Pune: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) declared the Class 10 board exam results online on Saturday. The results have registered a drop in passing percentage by 5 per cent as compared to the previous year. The pass percentage this year is 90.95, whereas it was 96.21 per cent last year. Read the rest of this entry »

CBSE Class X results: Schools say cannot access grades, marks

Posted on June 5th, 2017 in CBSE, Results |

Priyanka Sahoo ,June 4, 2017

Source : The Indian Express

THE CENTRAL Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) published the Class X results for all its ten zones on Saturday. However, several schools in the city complained of technical snag as they could not access the school-wise results. While students were able to view the results using their registration numbers, some schools could not access the compiled grade list of all students or their marks. Read the rest of this entry »