CBSE issues Blue Whale guidelines to schools for safe internet usage

Recently a circular has been issued by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to all the schools in form of an initiative to push them towards installing effective firewalls, filtering and monitoring software structure in all the computers and a daily review filtering and blocking policies and procedures.

The reason behind this approach was for the internet majors to remove links of the deadly blue whale challenge- an online game which asks the player to kill self to complete the final task.

NCERT Textbooks trapped in 1300 factual errors

Recently textbooks published by National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) have been found with 1300 factual errors during the inspection of school textbooks. As it is the responsibility to correct this fault nearly “900 teachers have been sent over 2500 suggestions for the correction in textbooks” Which has been declared by Human Resource Development minister Mr. Prakash Javadekar.

NCERT books can be ordered online now

Currently, most of the schools have tie ups with vendors for obtaining the NCERT books. The system involves obtaining of books from the NCERT by vendors and then those are supplied to schools through the vendor. This route cause delays most of the time in receiving the books. The reasons could be anything such as additional schools opened, schools shifting to these books and scare supply available as compared to the demand.

Home Delivery of NCERT books

In a country like India with such a huge population and a large number of students, the availability of course books at the right time is a very big challenge. Due to this problem students and schools are left with no option other than buying books from private publishers, the problem with books from private publishers is that they are very expensive and also very lengthy. While NCERT books are written by qualified and authorized writers to provide perfect and balanced education to the children.

CBSE notification for UGC NET

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a notice for the latest University Grant Commission (UGC) with important information regarding the job application for assistant professors in various Universities, according to the information the National Eligibility Test will be conducted on November 5 and application process will begin on August 11, and also the last date of submitting the application form is 11 September.

CBSE compartment results of 10th and 12th class 2017

The CBSE board is expected to release the class 10th and 12th compartment exam results on 10 August 2017. Once the results are officially declared it will be available via website In March examination of this academic year, 2016-2017 was held for both 10th and 12th classes later the results of 12th board exam were published on May 28th and in 3rd June 10th exam results declared.


Latest CBSE News

  • Concerns have been shown by the class 12 students regarding the datesheet released by CBSE for class 12 board examination. Some of the examinations are back to back leaving little space for students to relax and revise for next exam. Specifically those in the humanities/ arts stream are the most impacted as exam for psychology exam is on April 5, political science exam is on April 6 and legal...
  • In continuation to the drive of the government to standardise the education system across the country, NCERT books and curriculum is slowly getting mandatory across India. This has been done to standardize the education system across the country. Now NCERT Books have been made mandatory in Jammu and Kashmir too. For all schools in the J&K state whether government of affiliated to CBSE now...
  • As per latest circular issued by CBSE there has been slight modification in the dates sheet for class 12 Board Examinations. The examination date for Physical Education exam has been modified. Earlier the exam date was 9th April 2018. This exam will now be held on 13th April 2018. This comes as a relief for students as earlier the sociology exam was next day of the Physical Education exam. Now...
  • It has been confirmed that NCERT books and syllabus will now be applicable in all UP board schools. This was confirmed by the UP deputy chief minister Dinesh Sharma. The new NCERT pattern will be applicable from next session onwards. This move is in line with many other states who have made NCERT books mandatory in their schools. This has been done to make the education at par with the CBSE...
  • The state board students might have to give aptitude tests to enter into Delhi University. This is being considered by the government due to concerns raised by students during previous years stating that the students giving exams as per CBSE board have tougher course to study and stricter marking schemes whereas the state board have much lenient marking schemes due to which the students are able...
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