CCE has improved scores, not teaching

School standards in the country remain fairly low with CBSE's subject evaluators rating 49.8% as average and 9.11% in need of improvement. The analysis of school level assessment doesn't paint a rosy picture either. Nearly 35% of schools don't do their summative assessment evaluation strictly as per the board's marking schemes while 38.1% don't use sufficient tasks and tools in co-scholastic assessment.

CBSE's first report on Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) since its introduction in 2009 shows that performance of schools has been a mixed bag. There has been a marked improvement in student scores and the overall pass percentage since 2010 has improved by 9.48 percentage points to reach a record 98.76% in 2013.

But on the flip side, CBSE officials have found the general classroom teaching methodology wanting. Tasks given to students in 54.6% of the schools are of average quality and the difficulty level is also average or below average in 86% of schools. Nearly 8% of the schools did not adhere to the marking schemes and had inflated marks or grades in the summative assessments.

Parents and teachers, though, seem happy with CCE. TOI was the first to report in November 2013 that students who skipped the class X Boards in 2011 (the year Boards were made optional) fared better in their class XII exams than those who wrote the external exam that year. The new analysis is based on evidence collected from 5,552 schools.

Studies commissioned by CBSE; Management Development Institute, Gurgaon; National University of Educational Planning and Administration , and National Council for Educational Research and Training have shown that 60% of the parents and 90% of the teachers are happy with the new scheme of assessment and the related reforms.

CCE has been around in CBSE schools since 2000 but it was extended to the secondary level in 2009. At present, it is being followed across 14,647 schools, including government and private unaided schools. The scheme covers more than 22 lakh students in classes IX and X. The Board has also trained more than 3,000 mentors since 2010 in India and abroad to train teachers. While the results have improved significantly, CBSE was forced to introduce many changes in the scheme, such as mandatory appearance in both the summative assessments (SA) and also a minimum requirement of 25% cumulative scores to qualify the examination. Earlier, students were promoted to a higher class on scoring 33% in the complete assessment, which includes four formative assessments and two SAs. There used to be no minimum pass marks for the SA, which is the written examination conducted at the end of the two semesters.
esomeprazol bivirkninger esomeprazol jarabe esomeprazol 5mg
felodipin und betablocker doseringholdbarhed.site felodipin quran
More News
JEE Advanced AAT 2021 Result Declared
The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) result has been declared today, October 22. Students who appeared for the JEE Advanced AAT on October 18 can now check the JEE Advanced AAT result 2021 on the official web...
NEET Result 2021 After October 26
Result of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2021 will be announced after October 26. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has reopened the NEET 2021 phase 2 application and correction window. Students can now complete the ...
How To Check NEET 2021 Result
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET 2021 result for undergraduate programmes anytime soon. Result of over 16 lakh students will be released on neet.nta.nic.in. Along with the NEET UG ...
NEET Result 2021: Know Category Wise Qualifying Criteria
National Testing Agency (NTA) is expected to release NEET 2021 result soon on its official website- neet.nta.nic.in. Students who appeared for the undergraduate medical entrance test can check their results and All India Rank (AIR) through ...
NEET Answer Key 2021, OMR Response Sheet Released, Direct Link
The National Testing Agency has released provisional answer key, OMR sheet, and recorded responses of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG 2021. Students who took the entrance exam can visit neet.nta.nic.in and login with their applic...
CBSE Date Sheet 2022: Term 1 Time Table For Class 10, 12 Today
Date sheet of Class 10 and Class 12 term 1 board exam conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be released today, October 18. The time table will be available on the CBSE website, cbse.gov.in. For the 2021-22 batch, the CBSE ...
IIT JEE Advanced Result 2021 Tomorrow At Jeeadv.ac.in; Check Result Time
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur will declare Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced result 2021 tomorrow. The result time has not been announced by IIT Kharagpur but it is mentioned in the JoSAA counselling schedule. Registrati...
JEE Advanced 2021: JoSAA Counselling Schedule Released; To Start From October 16
Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) counselling 2021 schedule has been released on the official website - josaa.nic.in. As per the schedule, the registration and choice filling procedure for courses started from October 16 (10 am) and will contin...
Result Of NEET 2021 Soon; Know About Answer Key, Counselling, Cut-Off
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET 2021) results soon. The NEET 2021 exam was held on September 12 in the centre-based pen and paper mode. The result of NEET 2021 along with the merit list ...
JEE Advanced 2021 Result Soon; Check Admission Process
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2021 result will be declared on October 15 on the official website- jeeadv.ac.in. To qualify JEE Advanced 2021, students will have to meet the designated JEE Advanced 2021 cut-off. Students who appeared for J...