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School Based Assessment

A few years ago at a Sahodaya Conference in Hyderabad, the keynote speaker Prof. Krishna Kumar’s opening remark was ‘we are a nation obsessed with failing students’. I could not help but agree with him. I can now safely add that we are also…

Formative Assessment . . .

A key issue within Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) that teachers talk about is that of syllabus completion, pointing how with the all activities to be done in Formative Assessment, it becomes extremely difficult to complete…

Formative Assessment . . .

A key issue within Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) that teachers talk about is that of syllabus completion, pointing how with the all activities to be done in Formative Assessment, it becomes extremely difficult to complete…

Examinations, What for?

John Mason discusses effective assessment in the Primary School Teachers of Primary Schools are realising that full blown examinations - Half Yearly or Annual - detract from rather than add to the quality of learning of their pupils.…