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Change in exam pattern proposed in 12th plan by HRD Ministry

Updated on Mon, 12 December 2011 at 18:12 IST

The Human Resource Development ministry is planning to make amendments in the school examination system. The planning commission is aiming to spend Rs 20,000 crore for revamping of exam system.

The committee will revamp the state school boards so that schools do more than just conducting exams, they also work on the quality and design of question papers. The commission wants that certain amount of creativity should be applied in setting question papers so that the mark sheet reflects true potential of student and not their mugging capacity just before exams.


 
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