As board exams are hardly a month away, students are making their best efforts at studies by seeking assistance from various CBSE consulting websites and downloading apps on smart phones to cover entire exhaustive syllabus along with employing traditional writing and learning techniques. The trend is been reported in TOI. As high school students are about to appear for their final exams in mid February, this last moment is very necessary for them to stay stress-free to cover major portions and plan deadline for finishing up the courses in time. Students now prefer to be consulted from uploaded videos on learning and teaching websites instead of turning pages at eleventh hour.
Downloading of applications in their phone, just in a click, to get answer to their queries has become a craze for students of CBSE and ICSE board. Students are also doing group studies which have become a fun as well as learning at same time, while, referring to digital slides in seeking answers to the questions.
Psychologist and MBBS Doctor Amba Sethi suggested that parents should not take and emit stress to their wards as marks are not the be all and end all road to life. “Parents should encourage students to study and work hard in their preferable hours. Besides, every parent, regardless of the performance of their child, should provide a congenial environment for studies. This approach is a good factor is taming stress and encourages them to focus,” said Sethi.