Saturday, July 24, 2021

NBSE to discontinue environmental education, home science

Dimapur, July 8: The Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) has decided to discontinue Environmental Education and Home Science as a sixth subject in the course of study at the secondary level.
However environmental education components will be integrated/incorporated into other academic subjects, said NBSE chairman Asano Sekhose in a notification.
The board informed all registered schools that new permission sill not be granted to any institution for introduction of these two subjects from their academic session. The two subjects will be dropped as a course of study from the academic session 2022 in a phase manner (ie. Class IX – 2022 & Class X – 2023).
In lieu of the two subjects, the board will identify new subjects, which are vocational in nature. The new subjects will be notified in due course of time, informed the board. (Page News Service)