New Delhi, June 01: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair an necessary assembly concerning Class 12 Board Examinations today night. The prime minister can be briefed on all attainable choices on account of the in depth discussions with all states and different stakeholder.
Keeping in thoughts the COVID-19 state of affairs, the CBSE and CISCE are considering numerous choices concerning the pending class 12 board exams, together with cancellation and adopting various evaluation route or going forward with the exams in truncated format.
While majority states have favoured the choice proposed by the CBSE about shorter period exams for main topics in August, the COVID-19 state of affairs continues to be being reviewed and cancellation of exams and marking college students on foundation of earlier exams continues to be an possibility.
Meanwhile, the CICSE board has requested its affiliated colleges to submit common of marks obtained by class 12 college students at school 11 and through this session.
(*12*)CBSE Class 12 Exam 2021: Decision on examination date and format unlikely today
While there is no such thing as a readability from board whether or not the train hints at attainable cancellation of exams, colleges have already began working to meet the June 7 deadline set by the board.
The Ministry of Education, nevertheless, maintained that “nothing has been finalised but and a ultimate resolution can be introduced by June 1. The minister has already careworn that security of scholars is a precedence however these exams are crucial too”.
Amid persevering with calls for for cancellation of exams by a big part of scholars and oldsters, the ministry had referred to as a high-level assembly final Sunday to deliberate on the difficulty which was additionally attended by state schooling ministers and schooling secretaries.
The CBSE had proposed two choices — conducting common exams for less than main topics at notified centres or holding shorter-duration exams on the faculty the place a scholar is enrolled.
The proposed timeline for conducting the exams was between July 15 to August 26 and declaring the ends in September.
Majority states opted for the second possibility which included conducting 90 minutes exams for main topics at scholar’s house colleges.
Few states additionally insisted on vaccinating college students earlier than going forward with the exams.
The CICSE which has been utterly silent up to now about its plan for the category 12 exams, despatched out a letter to its affiliated colleges on May 27 to submit common of marks obtained by class 12 college students at school 11 and through this session.