SC directed CBSE to conduct supplementary NEET-2013 in Urdu for Maharashtra students

May 3, 2013, 12:00 am

Relieving thousands of Urdu medium students to get admission in MBBS/BDS through National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)-2013, the Supreme Court of India today directed CBSE (Central board of Secondary Education) to conduct the supplementary NEET- 2013 in Urdu medium for the students of Maharashtra only within 8 weeks from... Full News

CBSE asks JEE candidates to submit objections by May 2

May 2, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked students who appeared in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) this year to send their objection on the recorded answer to questions asked in the JEE paper by May 2. The board has released the answer sheets of new pattern of JEE examination,... Full News

CBSE introduces Theater Studies for XI

May 1, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), will introduce a new course in theater studies for class XI from the new session. The subject will be introduced in the CBSE affiliated schools on the first come first serve basis. This new subject can be offered as elective one with three... Full News

CBSE has released training calendar for CCE and FA for 2013-2014

May 1, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued the training calendar for the year 2013-14. The calendar for the training workshops on Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) and Formative Assessment (FA) for the year 2013-14 along with the venue is enclosed in a circular released. In view of the upcoming... Full News

CBSE introduces theatre studies, students elated

April 25, 2013, 12:00 am

In an attempt to make schooling student-friendly and innovative, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has introduced a new subject of Theater Studies for its Class XI students from the current academic session. The decision to introduce theatre studies as an elective subject for Class XI from the current academic... Full News

Only 5% of the CBSE teachers have cleared the CTET

April 22, 2013, 12:00 am

It has been made mandatory for schools to appoint teachers who have cleared the central teacher eligibility test (CTET) to improve the quality of teachers. However, with hardly any CTET-qualified candidates available in the state, the CBSE schools are busy hiring teaching staff before the academic session begins in June. Sources... Full News

Mixed reaction about CBSE open book exam

April 22, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)’s decision to introduce the open book examination system from the coming academic year has delighted some students. The Central Board has said that from the coming academic year students will be given case studies a few months before the examination and questions will... Full News

CBSE conducting an online competition on tiger conservation

April 20, 2013, 12:00 am

To raise awareness about tiger conservation, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is conducting an inter-school online competition. The schools can enroll free of cost with the board by April 29. CBSE has decided to conduct a three-tiered contest. In round 1, a wildlife creative-writing contest will be organised... Full News

CBSE integrating "compassionate citizen" in school Curricula from the next academic year

April 20, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE has written to schools that they are integrating "compassionate citizen" humane-education programme in school Curricula from the next academic year to help children become sensitive towards animals. The Board has said that it is endorsing the use of "compassionate citizen", a humane-education programme prepared by People for the Ethical Treatment... Full News

NCC as an elective subject in CBSE schools from 2013-14

April 20, 2013, 12:00 am

To motivate young students to join the armed forces by instilling nationalism and inculcating defense services work ethos, CBSE has decided to offer National Cadet Corps (NCC) as an optional elective subject in class XI and XII from the next academic year. The pilot project will be launched in few... Full News