+2 CBSE / CISCE Exams Cancelled
The Class 12 examinations of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have been cancelled, following a review meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening.
Government also added that the results will be made as per a well-defined objective criteria in a time-bound manner.
CBSE is yet to announce its alternative assessment method. A senior CBSE official said that one option being considered is grading based on the student’s internal assessment and practical exam scores from Class 12, rationalised according to analysis of the school’s mark distribution in the board exams over the last three years. Another option would be grading based on the student’s final exam scores from Class 9, 10 and 11.
Following the meeting, the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations also decided to cancel its Class 12 examinations.