Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Roles and responsibilities of School Heads discussed

imapur, April 28: Every year, a considerable number of new persons are appointed as Principal, Headmaster or headmistress in the registered private schools under NBSE. Similarly, promotees in the Government schools is a common and yearly affair.
For effective management of the schools, a meeting was held on April 24 in the Conference Hall, NBSE with the new heads. A total of 69 new heads of institutions attended the meeting.
The meeting primarily dwelled on their new roles and responsibilities. They were briefed on the functioning of the system as well as on the approaches on how to raise the standard of education in the school in particular and the state in general. Chairman, NBSE, Asano Sekhose urged the school leaders to work closely with the teachers and the community to influence the progress of a child’s growth. Principals and teachers must step out of the comfort zone if the system is to be strengthened, she stated.
Additional Secretary, NBSE, Rangumbuing Nsarangbe highlighted the rules and regulations and also spoke on matters related to examinations and school administration. Matters relating to academics, accounts, fees and online submission of forms were also discussed.
The schools were informed that they must follow the prescribed syllabus and textbooks of the Board. Every school must have a well-equipped and furnished Science and Mathematics Laboratories as well as a library with the required number of books specified.
Further, the new heads were informed that every student studying in Class I to XII must compulsorily possess a Pupil Cumulative Record (PCR) book. Secondly, a student of Class IX & X must have a CCE report Card. Without the PCR and the CCE Report Card, no school should give admission to a student. (Page News Service)