Delhi Govt approves constitution of separate for 2,700 schools in the city

Delhi Govt approves constitution of separate for 2. 700 schools in the city
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The constitution of the separate board for nearly 2,700 schools across the city has been approved by the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government on March 6, 2021.

According to the detail given by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a press conference, the Delhi Board of School Education (DBSE) will initially take around 21-22 state government schools under its control. Rest all will take the next five years to join the board as an adherent educational institute.

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As of now, most of the city schools, including around 1, 000 government schools and 1700 private schools are affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

Delhi Education Minister will head the governing body of the new board while a chief executive officer will lead the executive body, CM Arvind Kejriwal said.

The main objective of the DBSE will include developing “fiercely patriotic” and self-dependent students who selflessly serve the country, he added.

The board will adopt best international practices and high-end techniques to impart education in the schools. It will offer education according to the aptitude of the students, he added.

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