School Boards

  • Normalisation of class 12 marks: No consensus as NITs meet April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The council of National Institute of Technology (NITs) met here on Tuesday to deliberate on options for normalisation of class XII marks across school boards, but there was no consensus. Sources said the next round of meeting to hammer out a solution is likely next week, even as...
  • Big Education Debate: Will Sibal's reforms work July 19, 2009

    Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal has proposed radical changes in school education in India. He wants to "de-traumatise" education by making the Class 10 Board Exams optional; he wants to create a single and pan-Indian board for Class 12 exams and he wants to replace marks by grades in...