Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has introduced School Quality Assessment and Accreditation (SQAA) to ensure quality in school education.
Applications are invited by CBSE for Certified Peer Assessors (the human agents who form the core of CBSE SQAA). Candidates who are interested in becoming a CBSE Certified Peer Assessor for School Quality Assessment and Accreditation can fill in the application form (click here).
CBSE SQAA Manual stipulates that the external assessment team shall be called Peer Assessor Team (PAT) whose approach would be non-threatening. The schools affiliated with the Board will be assessed through standardized instruments and processes of internal (self-evaluation) and external assessment (peer review), which will encourage sustained qualitative enhancement.
Retired or working Principals, or educators with vast experience and rich insight in school education process will constitute as Peer Assessors.
CBSE plans to conduct an online screening test for transparent selection process of Peer Assessors. The test will include two sections. Section A will consist of MCQs based on the SQAA Manual and Section B which will be based on the Case Study.
Interested aspirants can send their filled Application form at firstname.lastname@example.org.