CBSE 12th board Exams 2021 Live Updates: Final call by June 1, says Pokhriyal
Decision on CBSE 12th Board Exams 2021, state board Class 12 exams and some other key entrance tests have not been taken yet in the high level meeting today. The virtual meeting chaired by Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh along with many other ministries and other stakeholders is over now.
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has asked the state governments to send detailed suggestions on the same by May 25, 2021 and the final call will be taken by June 1, 2021.
Education Minister, Minister of Women and Child Smriti Zubin Irani and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar were also present in the meeting along with Education Ministers of all states, Education Secretaries and Chairpersons of the State Examination Boards to discuss the proposals for the conduct of exams for Board Exams 2021 for Class 12 and other entrance examinations for professional courses.
The Education Minister earlier asked for valuable suggestions from students, teachers, parents, and other stakeholders regarding the conduct of Class 12 board exams and other entrance exams in this covid-19 situation.
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MAY 23, 2021 09:07 PM IST
More than 75% of states want shorter option B for CBSE 12 exams: Govt sources
More than 75 per cent states want the option B for CBSE class 12 exams where the examinations will be conducted in the same schools where the students are enrolled, government sources said after the high-level meeting on Sunday to discuss pending Class 12 board exams.
MAY 23, 2021 09:04 PM IST
Education Minister says broad consensus on conducting Class 12 exams
There is a broad consensus among states about conducting Class 12 board exams and an “informed, collaborative” decision will be taken by June 1, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ said on Sunday.
MAY 23, 2021 07:20 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Decision likely by June 1
Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021 decision would likely be announced by June 1, 2021, to students, teachers and other stakeholders. Students will get at least 15 advance intimation to prepare for the exam.
MAY 23, 2021 05:18 PM IST
CBSE 12th Board Exams 2021: State government to send detailed suggestions by May 25
The Education Minister has asked the state government to send their detailed suggestions on conduct of CBSE 12th Board Exams 2021 along with entrance exams by May 25 to him. Students and teachers safety, security, and future will be taken care of.
MAY 23, 2021 05:05 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Final Decision to be announced at the earliest, says Education Minister
The high end meeting has been concluded and Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has thanked all the Chief Ministers, Education Ministers, and officers for attending the meeting. The final decision regarding the Class 12th board exams will be announced at the earliest.
MAY 23, 2021 04:56 PM IST
CBSE 12th Exam 2021: Maharashtra School Education Minister views
Maharashtra Education Minister Varsha Gaikwad said that In today's meet with CBSE, we discussed that providing safe environment for students is our priority. We will tell the SC that last year was unfortunate for students. 2nd #COVID19 wave is going on and an anticipated 3rd wave is yet to come.
MAY 23, 2021 04:35 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Manish Sisodia urges Centre to vaccinate students, teachers before exams
Delhi deputy chief minister and education minister Manish Sisodia told the Centre at a high-level meeting called by the Ministry of Education on Sunday that vaccinate students and teachers before conducting CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021.
MAY 23, 2021 04:00 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021: High-level meeting on Class 12 exams over
The high-level meeting on CBSE class 12 board exams and some other important entrance tests for professional courses is over. The meeting was chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and attended by Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal, Minister of Women and Child Smriti Zubin Irani, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar, all State Education Ministers, education secretaries, and chairpersons of the state examination boards, and all other stakeholders.
MAY 23, 2021 03:40 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Jharkhand CM asks centre to fix exam dates after considering COVID19 situation
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has asked the centre to fix the exam dates of CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021 after considering COVID19 situation across the country. The Chief Minister was speaking at the high level meeting conducted by the Union Education Minister Ramesh Pohkhriyal and chaired by Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh.
MAY 23, 2021 03:19 PM IST
CBSE Class 10 Board Exams 2021: Deadline for schools to tabulate marks extended
The Central Board of Secondary Education has extended the deadline for schools to tabulate class 10 marks and submit it to the board to June 30, 2021. Earlier the Board had announced that the entire exercise of tabulation of marks will be completed by June 11 and the result will be declared by June 20.
MAY 23, 2021 03:03 PM IST
CBSE Board Exams 2021: ‘Dost for Life’ app to fight exam stress
Central Board of Secondary Education has launched mobile app ‘Dost for Life’ for classes 9 to 12 students. This app will help the students to improve the psycho-social wellness of students.
MAY 23, 2021 02:46 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Manish Sisodia demands vaccination for students before exams
Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia has demanded vaccination of CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021 students before the examination in the high-level meeting today. He said that the priority of the Central government should be vaccination and that they should either talk to Pfizer and bring vaccines for all Class 12 students and teachers.
MAY 23, 2021 02:42 PM IST
CBSE 12th Exam 2021: Few more images of the meeting
Few images of the high-level meeting conducted today. The meeting chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh with all States/UT Education Ministers, Education Secretaries & Chairpersons of State Examination Boards & stakeholders.
MAY 23, 2021 02:25 PM IST
CGBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 to be conducted from home
Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education, CGBSE has decided to conduct the CGBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 from home. Students would be allowed to collect the question papers from the specified centres, take them home and then submit the answer copies within 5 days.
MAY 23, 2021 02:10 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021: #CancelExamsSaveStudents trends on Twitter
#CancelExamsSaveStudents is trending on Twitter while meeting on CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 is still underway. Students, parents and others are demanding cancellation of Class 12 exams amid the pandemic. Many are suggesting the Centre to not conduct the offline examination and go for internal assessment.
MAY 23, 2021 01:45 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021: Jharkhand CM shares images of the meeting
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren has shared few images of the high level meeting.
MAY 23, 2021 01:30 PM IST
CBSE 12th Exams 2021: Plea filed in Supreme Court against cancellation of exams
A Public Interest Litigation, PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court few days back against cancellation of CBSE 12th Exams 2021. The plea filed by advocated Mamta Sharma asked the highest Court to devise an objective methodology to declare the result of class XII within a specific time frame.
MAY 23, 2021 01:14 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Alternative Assessment scheme may be considered
In case the CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021 are cancelled in the high level meeting today, the Board can consider to introduce alternative assessment scheme for Class 12 exams. The internal assessment scheme has already been issued by the Board for Class 10 exams and the assessment procedure had been released on May 1, 2021.
MAY 23, 2021 12:51 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra shares her concern
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has shared her concerns on CBSE 12th grade examinations.
MAY 23, 2021 12:35 PM IST
CBSE Class 12 Exams 2021: Apart from CBSE boards, major entrance exams to be discussed too
In the meeting, apart from CBSE Class 12 exams 2021, some major entrance exams conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) will also be discussed. The JEE main exams for April and May have been postponed. A decision of exams for such professional courses may also be taken.
MAY 23, 2021 12:20 PM IST
CBSE Board Exams 2021: What outcomes students can expect
The high-level meeting has just started in which decision on CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 is expected to be taken. Students of CBSE Class 12 can expect pen and paper mode of examination for only major subjects, also conducting all the exams in two phases planned as per the COVID-19 situation in different states or districts. They can also expect cancellation of exams and announcement of results as per an alternative assessment scheme like Class 10.
MAY 23, 2021 12:05 PM IST
CBSE 12th Board Exams 2021: Rajnath Singh chairs high-level meeting on board exams
As per media reports, the high-level meeting has started just a few minutes ago. Rajnath Singh is chairing the meeting in which Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Minister of Women and Child Smriti Zubin Irani and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar are also present.
MAY 23, 2021 11:51 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021: Parents and students demand cancellation of exams
The CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021 was postponed in April 2021 due to rise in COVID19 cases across the country. It was then announced that the decision on Class 12 exams will be taken after June 1. A section of parents and students however have been demanding cancellation of Class 12 Board Exam 2021.
MAY 23, 2021 11:30 AM IST
CBSE 12th Exam 2021: High level meeting to begin soon
Only few minutes left for the high level meeting to begin. As per the tweet shared by the Education Minister, the meeting is expected to begin at 11.30 am on May 23, 2021. Many ministers will be joining the meeting where CBSE 12th Exam 2021 decision will likely be taken.
MAY 23, 2021 11:25 AM IST
Like CBSE Class 12 board exams, JEE Main Exam had also been postponed
The Education Minister has already postponed JEE Main Exam 2021 for April and May examinations. The Joint Entrance Examination has been cancelled due to the second wave of the COVID19 cases across the country.
MAY 23, 2021 11:07 AM IST
CBSE 12th exams 2021 : Final call only after considering suggestions from all stakeholders
According to a senior board official, "nothing has been finalised yet. A final call will only be taken by the Education Ministry after considering suggestions from all stakeholders".
MAY 23, 2021 10:45 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams 2021 : Some of the options which can be considered
According to CBSE sources, the possible options that can be considered are --conducting pen and paper mode exams for only main subjects, conducting all exams in two phases planned in accordance with the COVID-19 situation in different states or districts, or cancelling the exams and announcing results on the basis of alternative assessment scheme.
MAY 23, 2021 10:30 AM IST
Many entrance test for professional courses have also been postponed
The National Testing Agency (NTA) and some other national exam conducting institutions have also postponed entrance exams for admissions to various professional courses.
MAY 23, 2021 10:17 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams: Most state boards have postponed class 12 exams due to covid situation
Due to the covid-19 situation in the country, almost all state education boards, the CBSE and the ICSE have postponed their Class 12 exams.
MAY 23, 2021 09:57 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams: Who all will be present in the meeting
The high-level meeting will be convened with all states and union territories' education ministers, education secretaries and chairpersons of state examination boards and stakeholders to discuss proposals for conduct of examinations for Class 12 and entrance exams for professional courses
MAY 23, 2021 09:30 AM IST
CBSE Class 12 exams: Education Minister has sought inputs from all stakeholders
Ahead of the cruciial meeting on Class 12 board exams, Pokhriyal on Saturday sought inputs from all the stakeholders – students, parents, teachers and others – through social media.
MAY 23, 2021 09:15 AM IST
Class 12 board exams: Education ministers of all states called for the meeting
Education ministers and secretaries of all states and union territories have been asked to attend the meeting.
MAY 23, 2021 08:41 AM IST
Crucial meeting today to decide on pending Class 12 board exams
A high-level meeting chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will be held to discuss the pending Class 12 board exams. A final decision on holding or cancelling the exams is likely to be taken today.
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