CBSE 10th, 12th board exams to start from March 9

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New Delhi | Updated: January 10, 2017 1:06:30 PM

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the date of board examination today, which are going to begin from March 9.

cbse, cbse board, cbse new norms, cbse 10th exam, cbse board 10th, cbse class x exam, Class X board exams, HRD ministry, Prakash Javadekar, board examThe Board every year used to conduct examinations for 10th and 12th class students studying in the schools recognised under it and thousands of candidates sit in the exams. It regulates both government and private school under different norm. (Source: IE)

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the date of board examination today, which are going to begin from March 9. However, the final date sheet is yet to come. The Board every year used to conduct examinations for 10th and 12th class students studying in the schools recognised under it and thousands of candidates sit in the exams. It regulates both government and private school under different norms.

Three language formula

Currently, three language formula is followed by the schools till class 8. National Education Policy says that students who study in Hindi speaking states be taught a modern Indian language other than Hindi and English. The students in Non-Hindi speaking states were asked to learn Hindi together with English and the regional laguage. CBSE has around 18,000 affiliated institutions and most of them offer a foreign language such as German and French up to class 8th. The three language formula also comes with another condition. According to the report, the schools might have to extend the three language formula till class 10th.

Mandatory Board exam for class 10th

The board exam for class 10th had earlier been replaced by Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation or CCE. Where students were marked on a series of different criterion. However, in the meeting, it was decided that the board exam for class 10th will be back.

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