When will the Bridge course program arranged for tn students will start?
The expectation has been increased to know about the start date of the current year bridge course program which helps the backward students studying in 9th standard of Higher Secondary Schools. This Program helps the students to clear the exams by teaching very less subjects.
There are many government and government aided higher secondary schools are present in the Coimbatore district. The Bridge course Program was started last year on behalf of the Intermediate education system (R.M.S.A) .This program was started to increase the learning interest of the 9th standard students studying in the government schools.
According to the RTE act every student should be compulsorily passed till 8th standard. So because of this many students who are entering in to 9th standard are not able to clear the exams.
They are not able to get High Score in the Public exam, even if they had passed with average marks. So in order to avoid this situation, the bridge course program was started in the 9th standard.
According to this program, the students who had got low marks in the quarterly exam were separated as a group and they had given training by the experienced teachers.
Last year the classes taken only for three subjects i.e. Tamil, English and maths. These classes are handled by the unemployed teachers or by the subject wise teachers.
It was ordered to make the Learning simple by teaching only the particular subjects and conducting the exam. Separate focus was given on the subjects that were continuously come in the 10th standard. The Teachers had informed that by conducting this program, the pass percentage in the 9th standard has been increased and also the students can able to get the knowledge of subjects in the 10th standard.
The expectation has been increased about the start date of the current year program. Some of the R.M.S.A officers had told that “It was expected that the announcement about the Bridge course program for this year will be released soon. Necessary steps will be taken to add the science, social science subjects and also to add the Minimum subjects and to start the class.
With help of this Bridge course, the education standard of the backward class students will be increased equal to the students scoring high marks. In relation to this the teachers are advised to collect the mark sheet of the 9th standard students and also the information about the backward class students”