Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Human Resource Development
07-December-2011 16:57 IST
Promotion of Scientific Attitude
The Central Bboard of Secondary Education (CBSE) has taken the following steps to promote scientific attitude among students and also encourage them to study the science subjects:

• Students hands on experience
• Development of support materials based on activities to teach science subject
• Time to time updating of science syllabi
• Organization of teacher empowerment programmes

Students are also encouraged to participate in science competitions such as National Talent Search Examination, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics Olympiads.

Programmes run by CBSE to promote scientific attitude among students and encourage them to study science are applicable to all the CBSE affiliated schools.

This information was given by Dr. D. Purandeswari, Minister of State for Human Resource in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today.