CBSE launches competency primarily based evaluation framework aligned with NEP for courses 6 to 10 | India Information
New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Schooling (CBSE) on Wednesday launched a competency-based evaluation framework for courses 6-10 for 3 topics — English (studying), Science, and Maths.
The framework is part of the CBSE Competency Primarily based Schooling Mission that goals to interchange the prevailing rote studying mannequin as directed within the new Nationwide Schooling Coverage (NEP) over the subsequent 2-3 years.
“The brand new Nationwide Schooling coverage 2020 envisages a big shift within the training ecosystem in India. It goals at getting ready college students for the twenty first century and lays emphasis on competency-based training moderately than an training which exams rote studying.”
“The CBSE has had a collaboration with British Council and three UK companies, Cambridge, NARIC and Alphaplus who’re serving to CBSE achieve this goal. The work has already began, and vital progress has been made and we do look ahead to this co-operation and dealing with British Council sooner or later,” CBSE Chairman Manoj Ahuja mentioned.
The framework is the premise for a bigger venture train presently underway the place 40 evaluation designers, 180 check merchandise writers and 360 grasp coach mentors are being skilled in utilizing this framework to create mannequin query financial institution and assortment of ideally suited lesson plans.
Within the first part chosen Kendriya Vidyalayas, Navodaya Vidyalayas, UT Chandigarh and personal colleges throughout the nation will take part within the programme which can be rolled out to all 25,000 CBSE colleges in India by 2024.
Barbara Wickham OBE, Director India, British Council, mentioned “Schooling and analysis collaboration is central to the India-UK relationship. The reformed evaluation framework will help prime quality educating for each an improved studying expertise and outcomes for all college students in CBSE colleges”.
“Our in depth work with authorities companies in India over the previous few a long time and our hyperlinks throughout the entire UK training community, meant we have been in a position to suggest a framework that won’t solely deliver worldwide evaluation requirements to Indian colleges, however accompany it with an implementation roadmap tailor-made for India. We’re dedicated to working intently with the CBSE and indian college system stakeholders within the final mile supply of the venture,” she mentioned.