Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation

Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) refers to a system of

school based evaluation of a student that covers all aspects of a student

development. It is a developmental process of student which emphasizes

on two fold objectives. These objectives are continuity in evaluation and

assessment of broad based learning and behaviourial outcomes on the


The term

continuous’ is meant to emphasise that evaluation of identified‘growth and development’ is a continuous processregularity ofand feedback of evidence to teachers andfor their self evaluation.

The second term

cover both the scholastic and the co-scholastic aspects of the students’

growth and development.

manifest themselves in forms other than the written word, the term refers to

application of variety of tools and techniques (both testing and non-testing)

and aims at assessing a learner’s development in areas of learning, like:-

comprehensive’ means that the scheme attempts toSince abilities, attitudes and aptitudes can

(1)               Knowledge


(2)               Understanding


(3)               Applying


(4)               Analyzing


(5)               Evaluating


(6)               Creating


aspects of students

rather than an event, built into the total teaching-learning process and

spread over the entire span of academic session. It means

assessment, frequency of unit testing, diagnosis of learning gaps, use of

corrective measures, retesting