Kind attention: Respected HRD Minister (S/s Prakash Javadekar), CBSE Chairman (S/s Rakesh Kumar Chaturvedi), Collectors, Media & all those who are interested in making Education meaningful and educational institutes accountable.
Sub: Urgent need of your kind attention and immediate necessary action to stop we don’t care attitude of many CBSE schools. Schools with this attitude are the cause of students with same attitude.
Many CBSE schools are turning nelson’s eye to the directive of teaching only NCERT textbooks from std 1st onwards.
Sad state of affair: They are going ahead with the usual practice of forcing parents to buy Unscientifically designed expensive private publishers text books which are making child’s brain as a dump of information and not as a bank of knowledge that can be put to use for problem solving – regarding.
- Ref: Only NCERT books at all CBSE schools. details at: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/delhi/only-ncert-books-at-all-cbse-schools/articleshow/57174456.cms
- CBSE asks schools to follow NCERT books details at:
- An example of knowledge dump text books & exercise books that parents are forced to buy eg. 3rd std students books: In total they weigh 12 kgs (bag+books+water bottle ext & student has to carry them to class in a mule’s back-pack!). An example of knowledge dump text books & exercise books that parents are forced to buy for a 3rd std students
Tot Text Books 18
Ex Books 4
Draing+ craft 3
Maths 3 Bks Hindi 3 Bks EVS 2 Bks ENGLISH 5 Bks Expected Number ofPages covered in1 Year 1500 ORIYA 2 Bks ITeh 1 Bk Drawing + craft 3 Bks.
- Most important CBSE receives request for 5 million only, shows the magnitude of we don’t care attitude of many CBSE schools: details at: http://www.india.com/education/ncert-books-for-cbse-schools-cbse-receives-request-for-5-million-1903476/