GOA: Students, who do not wish to study mathematics further or do not want to join the science stream after Class X, will be able to opt for ‘mathematics 2’ for the Class X public exam from March 2021 onwards, the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education has told schools.
Goa Board has asked schools to send the names of students who want to opt for ‘mathematics 2’ to the board latest by September 30. “Academic Council of the Board in its meeting dated February 24, 2020, decided to introduce mathematics level 2 at Class X from the academic year 2020-21 onwards,” Goa Board secretary Bhagirath Shetye told schools.
The board has stated that students who clear Class X public exam with ‘mathematics 2’ will not be able to join science stream from Class XI. Schools have been told to identify students who would want to appear for ‘mathematics 2’ and inform the board of their names by September 30.
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