The Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) wants to keep an eye on education being turned commercial and would put a cap on the maximum fees to be charged on schools affiliated under it. A CBSE committee might provide the guidelines regarding this in the coming month. The main agenda of the committee among various other reasons is to dent the commercialization of education.
Cap to be placed on Fees
As per some sources there would be discussions on putting a cap on fees charged by CBSE schools owing to the pressure on parents around the country regarding school fees hikes for the past few years. The CBSE has been considering this for the past few years.
The CBSE chairman was of the opinion that the board would be framing the bye-laws in tandem with policies of the central government that would ensure better quality of education and monitoring of rules.
The officials from the CBSE side was stating that the CBSE schools has to create facilities in schools that would aid children with disabilities and are framing rules unlike in the past where students lacked facilities in this regard.