Irish Medium

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In Irish-medium schools and units, the Northern Ireland Curriculum is delivered through the Irish language. This immersion education enables pupils to acquire the language naturally through daily experience in an Irish language environment. Read More

Latest News

CCEA update on the cancellation of the summer 2020 examinations

Published: 26/03/2020, 5:00pm

CCEA are rapidly working up plans to implement the arrangements that the Minister of Education has set out for us.

CCEA statement on the cancellation of the summer examinations 2020

Published: 19/03/2020, 5:45pm

CCEA welcomes the clarity from the Minister of Education regarding school closures and cancellation of the summer examinations timetable.

Celebrating Our Sports

Published: 10/10/2019, 12:06pm

Key Stage 2 pupils set to benefit from exploring shared heritage through new educational resource, ‘Celebrating Our Sports’.

The Mixture that Makes Ulster

Published: 01/03/2017, 11:52am
CCEA has developed an exciting new resource for KS2 pupils under our Primary Irish and Aspects of Shared Cultural Heritage project. ‘The Mixture that Makes Ulster’ aims to set in context the geographical and historical influences which have shaped how we