New announcement by cbse for class 10th and class 12th
CBSE has decided to make certain changes in the syllabus for the academic session 2021-22 for class 10 and class 12th.
Board exams 2022 is going to be held in two parts with 50% syllabus in each terms.
In an official statement, the CBSE said the academic session 2021-22 will be divided into two terms; Reiterating the fact that the board had to cancel the Class 10 and Class 12 board exams in view of Covid crisis and continue conducting classes online.
The board has announced measures for the academic session 2021-22 in line with its focus on assess learning outcomes by making the examinations competencies and core concepts based, student-friendly, transparent, and up to date future ready.
Regarding internal assessment; The board said, for Classes 9 and 10, throughout the year-irrespective of term 1 and 2, will include the three periodic tests, student enrichment, portfolio and practical work/ speaking listening activities/ project. While for Classes 11 and 12, internal assessment would include end of topic or unit tests/ exploratory activities/ practicals/ projects.
While the Term 1 Examination in a flexible schedule will be conducted between November-December 2021 with a window period of 4-8 weeks for schools situated in different parts of country and abroad.
Term 2 would be conducted around March-April 2022 at the examination centres fixed by the Board.
The board, however, said, conduction of exams will completely depend on the convid situation.
CBSE, in the official statement said, efforts will be made to make the internal assessment, practical and project work more credible and valid. Moderation Policy, the board said, will be announced to ensure fair distribution of marks.
Schools will also create a student profile for all assessments undertaken over the academic year and retain the evidences in digital format, CBSE added.