CBSE open book exam plan evokes mixed reactions.
Students will be forced to think beyond narrow definitions of what they learn from books, making learning more experiential.
Rote learning a closed chapter, CBSE to begin open book era.
Teachers brace for open book challenge.
Open Book Exam System by CBSE
Sometime back there was a news that CBSE is planning to introduce Open Book Exam system for the current session "CBSE is all set to introduce the “OPEN BOOK EXAM “ for classes IX, X, XI in 2013 -2014 session and in Class XII from next academic session, reports some section of the media"
The Video and the Post here explains what exactly is an Open Book Exam
Some Facts about the Open Book Exam System
Open book tests are not easy tests.
Open book tests teach you how to find information when you need it.
The questions are designed to teach you how to use your brain
The CBSE open book system will be for 15-20% of the marks. The schools will be supplied with the text material in few months before the commencement of Summative Assessment – 2. (It will start from 2014).