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changes in education system

From sunday times

It is very interesting article .I think india has to dump yearly education system

Does high IQ + semester system = Nobel genius?
The University Grants Commission (UGC) wants Indian universities
to adopt semester system-based courses with the choice-based credit system
(CBCS) within two years. Educationists agree that higher education needs to be reformed, but is the semester system with its continuous routine of grading and assessment the only way India can move away from the tendency to learn by rote?

Not really, say experts, who say the new system alone cannot bring wholesale change - more free-thinking students and analytical young minds aspiring to Nobel Prize-winning discoveries.

Eminent scientist Yashpal, who heads the UGC/ All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) review committee, says, "What remains after our education is complete, is our understanding of the subject and not what we remember. Unfortunately, not too much emphasis is laid on what is unde…

Message from deepika kukreja

Sharing with you all some facts read it till last and try breaking the last rule....................   1. You will receive a body. You may like it or hate it, but it's yours to keep for the entire period. 2. You will learn lessons. You are enrolled in a full-time informal school called, "life." 3.

There are no mistakes, only lessons. Growth is a process of trial, error, and experimentation. The "failed" experiments are as much a part of the process as the experiments that ultimately "work."

4 Lessons are repeated until they are learned. A lesson will be presented to you in various forms until you have learned it.. When you have learned it, you can go on to the next lesson. 5. Learning lessons does not end. There's no part of life that doesn't contain its lessons. If you're alive, that means there are still lessons to be learned. 6. "There" is no better a place than "here." When your "there" has become a "here"…