Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokriyal on Tuesday suggested the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to revise the curriculum for Class 9 and Class 12 students to reduce their burden within the gentle of the outbreak of coronavirus illness within the nation.
Union HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal tweeted, “Looking at the extraordinary situation prevailing in the country and the world, #CBSE was advised to revise the curriculum and reduce course load for the students of Class 9th to 12th.”
Looking on the extraordinary scenario prevailing within the nation and the world, #CBSE was suggested to revise the curriculum and reduce course load for the students of Class 9th to 12th. @PMOIndia @HMOIndia @PIB_India @MIB_India @DDNewslive @cbseindia29 @mygovindia
— Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) July 7, 2020
“Considering the importance of learning achievement, it has been decided to rationalize the syllabus up to 30% by retaining the core concepts,” he added.
Earlier this month the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) additionally determined to reduce the syllabi for all main topic of the ICSE and ISC.
“Syllabus discount has been accomplished maintaining in thoughts the linear development throughout lessons whereas guaranteeing that the core ideas associated to the topic are retained, “ stated Gerry Arathoon Chief Executive and Secretary of the Council within the round dated July 3.