CBSE rules out online exams, says 2021 board exams to be held in written mode
"The board examinations of 2021 will be in the regular written manner and not online," the CBSE stated.
The dates of examination, however, have not been decided yet, officials said.
This year, amid the pandemic and 'new normal' scheme of things, a wide range of discussions have been underway among students, parents and teachers regarding the examinations.
From registration of board exams to classroom operations, everything is being conducted virtually.
Earlier, Union Education Minister
In view of all such possibilities, the government has taken a new initiative to conduct the examinations timely amid the Covid-19 situation.
The Education Minister has planned a three-stage dialogue with the alumni, parents and teachers for conducting the examinations. He is likely to communicate directly with students, parents and teachers through webinars on three different dates.
AdvertisementAfter this virtual dialogue, the education minister will review the examinations to be held in the states and union territories. In this way, a detailed plan to conduct the examinations will be made according to the orders of
"The biggest challenge is to study with better resolve and will, and to release the results on time so that students do not waste an entire academic year," he said, adding "for the better future of students, it is necessary to conduct examinations across the country on time".
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