Board exams announcement a big relief, students will get enough time to prepare: Principals
NEW DELHI: The government’s announcement of CBSE board exams timing has come as a “big relief” to students and teachers amid the COVID-19-induced disruptions and the delayed schedule will give them enough time to prepare, according to school principals.
Union Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ had announced on Thursday that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) would conduct board exams for classes 10 and 12 physically from May 4 to June 10 next year. Practical examinations will be conducted by schools from March 1 and the results will be announced by July 15.
“The announcement…is a student-friendly step to ease the pressure the COVID-19 pandemic has put on the student community. Students will now have enough time to prepare for the boards and improve their academic score,” said Alka Kapur, Principal, Modern Public School, Shalimar Bagh.