The class X board exam shall be held from May 3 to fifteen. The annual plus-II exam will start from May 15 and conclude on June 11. The sensible examinations for each the category X and sophistication XII board exams will start from April 29.
To put together college students for the board exams the federal government has determined to reopen colleges for the 2 courses from January 8. The college students will attend 100 days of classroom educating until April 28 together with Saturdays and Sundays. The college students shall be allowed to attend college with written consent from their mother and father. The state authorities has issued an in depth normal working process for colleges, lecturers and college students for the varsity reopening.
Schools outdoors the containment zone shall be allowed to reopen. Prior to highschool reopening all work areas together with furnishings, libraries, bathrooms, storage locations, water tanks and different incessantly touched surfaces shall be sanitised correctly. As many as 20 to 25 college students shall be allowed to take a seat in a category to make sure protected distancing. Schools with out 100% entry to potable water and sufficient useful bathrooms is not going to be allowed to reopen. Schools offering transportation services ought to be discouraged to renew providers or might proceed with 50% capability with correct sanitisation.
The choice of the federal government has been welcomed by college students and fogeys. “It is indeed a big relief for us as we get adequate time for preparing for the exam. Though we used to have online classes but there were many doubts. Classroom teaching will be of great help,” mentioned Ipsita Sahu, a category X pupil.
All academic establishments had been closed for covid outbreak on March 17, 2020. Meanwhile to cut back the stress of college students the state authorities had additionally decreased 30% of the syllabus for the 2021 educational session.
“The next 100 days will be the real testing time for teachers. I would request all teachers to be extra careful and sincere in giving their best in preparing students for the examinations. I would also request the government to make some changes in the examination pattern and allow students to appear objective type questions only,” mentioned Praksh Chandra Mohanty, secretary of Odisha Secondary School Teachers’ Association (OSSTA).
Odisha Abhibhabak Mahasangha- the state degree mother and father’ affiliation additionally welcomed the state authorities’s choice to reopen colleges and announce the board exam dates. “Our only concern is the sanitisation of school premises should be taken up by the health and family welfare department to ensure safety of the students,” mentioned Basudev Bhatt, chairman of the affiliation.
The SOP for reopening of colleges shall be relevant to all authorities, authorities –aided, personal academic institutes affiliated to different boards as properly.