K12 Schools India

State to upgrade syllabus, will bring MH­CET on par with JEE

Posted on October 14th, 2017 in Examination |

Shreya Bhandary, October 14 , 2017

Source: Hindustan Times

BULLSEYE MH­CET 2019 will be conducted as an application­based exam, like JEE, to maintain the difficulty level

MUMBAI : The state education board was recently reminded about the state’s plan to upgrade school syllabus to bring it at par with the boards. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

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 »

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 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: 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 »

NEET results not possible on June 8: CBSE to HCs

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

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, Jun 07, 2017

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 awarded up to 11 extra marks in Class XII

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 in CBSE, Results |

Jun 02, 2017

Source: The Times of India

Board Also Raised Grace Limit To 10
Ordered by the court to restore moderation of marks in Class XII this year, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) seems to have gone way beyond reasonable limits of the policy while awarding marks. Up to 11extra marks were given in accountancy, 10 in mathematics and eight each in physics and chemistry , documents accessed by TOI reveal. Read the rest of this entry »

Now, re-evaluation of standard XII answer sheets divides govt, CBSE

Posted on June 1st, 2017 in CBSE |

Manash Gohain, Jun 01 2017

Source: The Times of India

The divergence between the government and Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) over the controversy of moderation of results has widened with the board’s decision to do away with re-evaluation of answer sheets.The ministry of human resource development and CBSE were not on the same page over the decision to do away with moderation -thereafter struck down by the Delhi high court -even though the ministry agreed various boards were “spiking“ marks. But the ministry’s view that the decision be implemented from next year to avoid complications did not find favour with CBSE. Read the rest of this entry »