For the CBSE, ICSE and IB affiliated schools the Maharashtra government has declared that for admission to nursery the minimum age of the child should be 3 years as on July 31 of the academic year in which the admission is sought.The rule has already been implemented from academic year 2015-16. This rule will also apply for admission to play groups. The rule may be made mandatory for private operators too who operate play groups.
There is an increasing trend amongst students to indulge into alcohol and tobacco products. The impact of the exposure is positive as well as negative. One of the negative impacts is that students have started smoking cigarettes in schools itself.
Small tobacco products and cigarettes sellers set up shops near to the schools. The students buy these products using their daily pocket money. Such kind of products impacts the health of the students very negatively.
The examination for JEE Main 2015 is scheduled to be held in April 2015. The examination will taken up by lakhs of 10+2 students who after clearing this examination will get chance to get admission into IITs and various other engineering colleges. Students have already filled up the registrations for this examination and are waiting for the admit cards to be issued by the board which can be downloaded from the CBSE website.
On the occasion of the birth anniversaries of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Lala Lajpat Rai on January 23 and January 28, respectively CBSE has decised to hold essay competitions on various topics in all CBSE schools across India.
Central Board of Secondary Education's (CBSE) Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) has again opened up their website for registrants who by mistake had entered incorrect details during registration or would like to change their details for the upcoming examinations.
CBSE may invite feedbacks from various schools regarding the burning issue of restarting compulsory board examination in class 10.
CBSE class 10th board exams were made optional in class 10 due to the increasing amount of pressure on the students which led to various stress related problems and increasing number of suicides among students due to pressure from teachers and parents. After implementation of the new in school examination pattern there was a decline in suicides amongst students of that age group as well as led to less stressed students.
The CBSE affiliated schools can download question papers for the school based examinations for class 10 from March 3 onwards. These question papers relate to the Scheme 1 or the school based board examinations which are help for CBSE Class 10.
CBSE has notified that the question papers will be available on CBSE website and the schools can login into the website using their secured username and password and download the papers.
The government has introduced free rail travel policy for students upto Class 10 under various boards including BSEB CBSE and ICSE. The travel policy has been introduced by the East Central Railway (Bihar area).
The process is simple to get the pass. The students can submit their applications to their principals and the forms will be verified and sent to the local railway office by the school administration.
This is going to benefit the rural area students who have to travel to cities or developed areas where schools are situated on a daily basis for studies. This will help to improve the literacy levels as well as lesser financial burden on the parents.
The passes will be valid for one month and will have to be renewed by the students every month.