CBSE Removes few chapters from Syllabus, causes stir


CBSE Removes few chapters from Syllabus, causes stirThe Central Board of Secondary Education has removed few of the chapters from the syllabus of class IX, X XI, and XII for the academic year 2020-21 which means the subject syllabus for the students have been reduced by almost 30%.Some of the chapters removed from the syllabus include secularism, nationalism, federalism, demonetisation, GST, India’s foreign relations with neighbouring countries and citizenship. The Union human resource development (HRD) minister Ramesh Pokhriyal on Tuesday said on Twitter,“Looking at the extraordinary situation prevailing in the country and the world, CBSE was advised to revise the curriculum and reduce the course load for the students of classes 9 to 12. Considering the importance of learning achievement, it has been decided to rationalize syllabus up to 30% by retaining the core concepts.”From CBSE, it was justified that in order to ease the workload, the subject syllabus from each of the subjects from all the streams were reduced. The academic loss caused due to COVID-19 has been a major factor for this.

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