The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) class 10 examinations will start from today. According to the official notification, the examination will start from 10.30 am. In order to enhance standards of marking system in school board exams and to increase operational efficiency, the School Education Department in the state is adopting a new online marking system for Class X and XII examinations of the Punjab School Education Board (PSEB).
This year the teachers will make entry of the marks obtained by each student online while using a special online marks entry app instead of papers being marked in the traditional way at the exam centres.
Every year, teachers prepare the award lists of the students’ answer scripts manually and sending these further to the PSEB office at Mohali.
Earlier, The School Education Department had started special training for the teachers to acquaint them with the new app and its use.
The Class 10 examinations will commence from March 12 and will conclude on March 31 and the Class 12 began on February 28 and will end on March 24.