CBSE suggests teachers and parents to make bags lighter
September 26, 2016, 2:58 pmTweet
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is suggesting teachers to minimize the load of children’s bags because the unbearable weight of school bags impacts in a inimical way on children’s health which should not be avoided in any manner the board asked teachers of affiliated schools not to punish students for not bringing text books to school. The board has also ordered teacher and parents to make certain that the weight of the bags is handy for children. The circular to allow children of classes I and II to not carry school bags and homework seemed to help a lot in order to save children from muscle aches and other issues.
Teachers have been advised to use technology based method to ensure the weight of bag is appropriate. The board is working towards providing very clean water in school so that the weight of water bottles will be excluded. CBSE also suggested staff and principal to use the same provided water so that the quality of water can be in regular check. CBSE’s efforts are worth the appreciation.