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Board Exams: HRD Ministry instructs Boards, States to refrain from spiking of marks

From next year, spiking of marks in class 10, 12 class board exams will no more be allowed according to the human resource development (HRD) ministry’s new advisory. State Boards along with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have been asked to abide by the same. Exception As per HT report, however, school boards will continue with a moderation policy to ... Read More »

Board Exams: HRD Ministry instructs Boards, States to refrain from spiking of marks

From next year, spiking of marks in class 10, 12 class board exams will no more be allowed according to the human resource development (HRD) ministry’s new advisory. State Boards along with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have been asked to abide by the same. Exception As per HT report, however, school boards will continue with a moderation policy to ... Read More »

Still more bad faith from California state education board

FILE – In this May 15, 2012 file photo, Ritter Elementary School elementary students practice their math skills in Los Angeles. (The Associated Press) The State Board of Education’s defining characteristic is its ardent defense of an education establishment more worried about the interests of teachers than students. This is once again on display with the state board’s response to ... Read More »

Bihar Board BSEB Class 10 Results 2017 to be declared today at 1 pm: All eyes on www.biharboard.ac.in

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will be releasing the Bihar matric Class 10 results 2017 on today, June 22 at 1 pm on its official website, the link for which is www.biharboard.ac.in The Bihar Board conducted the Class 10 exams from March 1 to March 8 at various test centres across the state. Further, this year, more than 15 lakh ... Read More »

GSLV-Mk III Takes Off With GSAT-19 Communications Satellite on Board

HIGHLIGHTS India successfully launched GSLV-Mk III on Monday The GSLV-Mk III is a three stage/engine rocket The rocket carried a 3,136-kg GSAT-19 communications satellite The GSLV-Mk III rocket, the heaviest ISRO rocket till date, has taken off with the 3,136-kg GSAT-19 communication satellite on board. The GSLV-Mk III launched from the Sriharikota spaceport at 5:28pm on Monday on its maiden ... Read More »

Bill to replace AG as gaming board counsel has Wednesday hearing

CARSON CITY — A bill that would provide separate legal counsel to the state Gaming Control Board and Gaming Commission was introduced Monday in the Assembly Ways and Means Committee. Assembly Bill 513 would establish the new general counsel for the gaming agency, replacing the attorney general’s office for legal work on most matters coming to the board and commission. ... Read More »

Stamford school board blasts finance panel for budget cut

FILE — Nicola Tarzia answers questions as the Parent-Teacher Council of Stamford hosts a forum with the Board of Education candidates at the Government Center in Stamford, Conn., Oct. 27, 2016. STAMFORD — Frustrated school board members have lashed out at the city’s Board of Finance for cutting $1.7 million from the district’s budget request last week. “The budget that ... Read More »

New Milford finance board cuts budget yet again

NEW MILFORD — The Board of Finance, in a series of budget amendments adopted Thursday night, rejected Mayor David Gronbach’s plan to offset a $1.5 million revenue miscalculation with measures including the sale of town properties. Instead, the board cut $968,000 from the town budget and $532,000 from the schools budget. The overall budget now stands at nearly $101 million, ... Read More »

Gujarat Board decides to hold exam at two blacklisted exam centres

While as many as 468 students were apprehended of copying in mathematics paper alone from these three examination centres, only the Choila centre in Aravalli will not be holding the board examination. Representational image RELATED STORIES Nagaland: Students giving board exams will be exempted from Bandh, says NTAC, JCC NEET Admissions 2017: Punjab to finally go for joint counselling Knowledge ... Read More »

CBSE won’t apply its 3 Indian language plan for Class 10 Board exam till 2020

A senior official said that “even if the new plan is approved by the ministry and CBSE starts working on the scheme it would not” happen before 2019-20. RELATED STORIES Congress MP raises issue of student suicide in RS NEET UG 2017 Urdu Row: Students organisation to file petition in SC Civil aviation ministry approved mechanical and avionics aircraft courses ... Read More »