CBSE News


January 31, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE has decided to provide sample papers to schools for SA-II

January 31, 2013, 12:00 am

Doing a flip-flop in its own decision of authorising schools to set the tenth board question paper, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has now decided to provide sample papers to the schools for setting the summative assessment- II question paper. The board has informed its affiliated schools that it... Full News

CBSE to start Assessment Training Programme (ATP) for teachers

January 31, 2013, 12:00 am

A program for professional development of teachers and principals of schools affiliated to the CBSE, the Assessment Training Program (ATP), will be started in February. All schools in the country that are affiliated to the Board have been requested to nominate staff to undergo the ATP in February. A calendar of... Full News

CBSE reduced the retention period of the assessments of classes IX and X

January 30, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board Of Secondary Education (CBSE) have instructed its affiliated schools to preserve and keep the answer books of classes IX and X, in safe custody, at the school for at least a period of three years, in case of Class IX, and two years, in case of Class... Full News

Now, CBSE will implement an online exam,the Integrated Test Management System (ITMS), for Std X

January 29, 2013, 12:00 am

In an effort to increase transparency and provide a secure question paper delivery environment, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will implement an online exam management system from the current academic year. The Integrated Test Management System (ITMS) will help schools generate unique question papers online instantly for Std... Full News

CBSE has decided to assign 25% as Summative Assessment pass mark for students of classes IX and X

January 28, 2013, 12:00 am

The government’s strong defence of the Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) format of assessment is showing signs of dilution: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to assign 25 per cent pass marks for the term-end examination called summative assessment (SA) for students of classes IX and X. The... Full News

Centre for Assessment, Evaluation & Research (CAER) has launched an assessment training programme

January 28, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE’s Central Board of Secondary Education’s (CAER) has launched an assessment training programme. CBSE had established CAER through public private partnership with Pearson Foundation. The purpose of the Centre is to develop global capabilities and resources for schools, teachers and key functionaries of school management. It is envisaged through this... Full News

CBSE has asked to Schools Offer at least One Vocational Course in 11 and 12 Classes

January 25, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked all its schools to offer one or more of skill-based vocational courses for its students from the new academic session, 2013-14. In a circular addressed to all school principals, the CBSE has asked to introduce the courses in their schools at the... Full News

BCS has Started a CBSE School in the same campus

January 24, 2013, 12:00 am

Bishop Cotton School (BCS) is one of the oldest schools in the city and is now gearing up for the new age challenge. BCS in Sadar is affiliated to the state board and since the 1800s has churned out alumni that have made a mark for themselves. But it has... Full News

CBSE ask, to inform students about assessment criteria

January 21, 2013, 12:00 am

When the Board conducted an online survey through its website on School based Assessment under Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE), it has found that students are not sufficiently informed about the assessment criteria. The Board has now said that students must be informed about the assessment criteria to include more transparency in the... Full News