CBSE directs schools to drop school bags till class II, says MoS HRD Upendra Kushwaha

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National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) and the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have decided to take several steps to lower the burden of small children’s.

To decrease the weight from understudies, the CBSE has guided its subsidiary schools to guarantee that understudies don't convey school sacks till class 2 furthermore put limitation on the quantity of books to be recommended in classes 1-8, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha told the Lok Sabha on Monday. 

The priest, in a composed answer to a question, said both the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) and the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) have taken a few measures to lessen educational programs stack and the heaviness of school packs. 

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"In its most recent roundabout dated September 12, 2016, it has prompted schools to take every conceivable measure to monitor the heaviness of school sack," said the Minister 

He said that the NCERT has not prescribed any course reading for early adolescence instruction, while just two books for classes 1 and 2 and three books for classes 3 to 5 have been suggested 

"The Government has additionally propelled a stage for showcasing and spread of all advanced and digitisable assets for its partners as a team with the NCERT," said the Minister, including that the NCERT has made accessible every one of their course readings and other educating learning material with the expectation of complimentary access on its site.