CBSE Launches Students’ Handbook On Handicraft For Classes 6 To 8
CBSE has collaborated with HCSSC to launch Skill Module on ‘Handicrafts’ for classes 6 to 8. The student handbook was launched by Manoj Ahuja, IAS, Chairman, CBSE.Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has collaborated with Handicrafts and Carpet Sector Skill Council, HCSSC to launch Skill Module on ‘Handicrafts’ for classes 6 to 8. The student handbook was launched by Manoj Ahuja, IAS, Chairman, CBSE in the presence of Chairman, HCSSC; Director (Skill Education & Training), CBSE, and CEO, HCSSC.
CBSE skills handbook was launched in collaboration with Handicrafts and Carpet Sector Skill Council. HCSSC is an organisation formed in the public-private partnership model with the Government of India. CBSE also said that it has used only recycled materials in the practical activities given in CBSE students handbook.The objective of paper mache crafts is to enable students to appreciate the history and evaluation of the craft. The handbook focuses on the history of paper mache, available in different states of India, and tools and materials used in making paper mache.
The module also promotes Skill India campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Students who develop their interest in this module may think of making their future in it. It will give help in developing additional skill and will boost confidence for becoming independent in life. The Student’s Handbook on ‘Handicrafts’ will be available on the academic website of CBSE, cbseacademic.nic.in.