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The Formative Assessment in CBSE Schools

November 8, 2013
The Formative Assessment in CBSE Schools

Formative assessments have been introduced in CBSE schools in order to make learning a more wholesome and meaningful experience.  The traditional system of assessment was the examination system which encouraged rote-based learning instead of inquiry based and experiential learning.  Moreover, it tried to pressurize students and did not consider individual needs, did not encourage...
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Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) | Formative and Summative Assessment

September 23, 2013
Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) | Formative and Summative Assessment

The continuous and comprehensive evaluation (CCE) has been introduced into CBSE schools all over India and has changed the face of how students are being evaluated.  It is a welcome change as it is helping in doing away with the rote-based end of the year examination system which was used as a measure to...
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Formative Assessment Activities

June 7, 2013
Formative Assessment Activities

The formative assessment activities, which have been introduced in CBSE schools, are paving the way towards making education application-based, meaningful and engaging for students.   The rote and memorization based examination system with dry direct questions which encouraged many students to cram for exams at the end of the year and burn the midnight oil...
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