AHEAD OF this 12 months’s college board examinations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday suggested college students to not concern exams. This concern, he mentioned, is essentially created by exterior strain from dad and mom and society.
The Prime Minister spoke on a variety of different subject regarding college students and academics on the first ‘Pariksha Pe Charcha’ occasion to be held just about. Interacting with the scholars, he additionally gave life classes, citing examples from his personal life.
When two college students requested him about methods to cope with the concern surrounding exams, Modi mentioned: “You are not scared of the exams, the fear is born from the atmosphere built around you which makes it seem like these exams are the end all and be all of your life.”
He requested dad and mom to not create strain on the youngsters. “If external pressure is not created, students will not feel pressure of exams and their confidence will also grow.”
Addressing questions on tips on how to cope with topics which college students dislike or discover troublesome, Modi mentioned the traditional knowledge of trying simpler issues first and leaving the troublesome half for later was not right. “Don’t run away from difficult subjects. Spend your energy and time equally among all subjects. Tackle the difficult bits first since your mind will be fresh at that time. When I was Chief Minister, I would take up more complex work in the morning and leave the easier parts for later,” he mentioned.
Citing the instance of singer Lata Mangeshkar, he mentioned the actually profitable folks had been those that mastered one core topic. He additionally mentioned free time was a “treasure” and that college students ought to profit from it by serving to their dad and mom in chores or doing actions that make them pleased. —With PTI inputs