2019 news

5 Benefits of Becoming an Examiner or Moderator for CCEA

Published: 19/12/2019, 11:02am

Becoming an examiner/moderator with CCEA is an opportunity for further professional development whilst boosting your income. Currently there are opportunities to join CCEA as an examiner or moderator at both GCSE and GCE level.

NI’s Young Film-makers and Animators Celebrated at CCEA’s Moving Image Arts Showcase

Published: 29/11/2019, 12:02pm

It was lights, camera and action for Northern Ireland’s most creative young film makers and animators at CCEA’s Moving Image Arts Showcase 2019.

Welcome to our new beta website preview

Published: 31/10/2019, 11:43am

Last year we asked for your feedback on our current website. Since then, we’ve been working to improve how the website works for you. This is the beta version of the new CCEA website, which we plan to launch by January 2020.

Referencing the Qualifications Frameworks of England and Northern Ireland to the European Qualifications Framework

Published: 22/10/2019, 4:01pm

CCEA Regulation along with Ofqual and the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA), are pleased to publish a report today referencing the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (FHEQ), to the European Qualifications Framework (EQF).

CCEA launches Minecraft Competition for NI Primary Schools

Published: 17/10/2019, 8:53am

Primary schools across Northern Ireland are in with a chance of winning some great prizes for their classrooms, thanks to an innovative Minecraft Competition set by the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in collaboration with Microsoft Education.

Nominate your Learner of the Year for Celebrate with CCEA 2019

Published: 16/10/2019, 9:48am

It's time to nominate YOUR Learner of the Year for CCEA's Professional & Technical Qualifications, for the annual 'Celebrate with CCEA' Award Ceremony, at Titanic Belfast on Tuesday 17 December 2019.

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’.

New look e-newsletters launched

Published: 09/10/2019, 12:33pm

September 2019 saw the re-launch of CCEA’s Primary and Post-Primary e-newsletters to accompany the existing Foundation-Stage and SEN e-newsletters.

Website Maintenance

Published: 08/10/2019, 10:20am

We have planned maintenance from Friday 11th October 2019 at 4.30pm until Monday 14th October 2019 at 9am for some of our applications e.g. Topic Tracker, Quest for Learning, Q-Skills, Online Training.

CCEA Chief Executive praises local GCSE results

Published: 22/08/2019, 9:53am

Commenting on this summer’s GCSE results, Justin Edwards, Chief Executive of the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) said: 

Summer 2019 Examination Series - Issue of Results for GCSE, Occupational Studies, Vocational Qualifications, OLA and Key Skills Level 1 and 2

Published: 20/08/2019, 4:07pm

Electronic results files will be available for centres to download from the A2C Migration Application on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

CCEA Chief Executive congratulates Northern Ireland’s GCE/A level students

Published: 15/08/2019, 9:33am

Commenting on this summer’s GCE results, Justin Edwards, Chief Executive of the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) said:

Summer 2019 Examination Series - Issue of Results for GCE & CoPE

Published: 14/08/2019, 9:51am

Electronic results files for GCE and CoPE will be available for centres to download from the A2C Migration Application on Wednesday 14 August 2019.

Qualifications regulators in Northern Ireland, England and Wales consult on changes to rules

Published: 02/08/2019, 12:00pm

The three bodies responsible for regulating qualifications in, respectively, Northern Ireland (CCEA Regulation), England (Ofqual) and Wales (Qualifications Wales) have today (Friday 2 August 2019) launched a joint consultation on proposals to revise their respective Conditions of Recognition – the rules governing the qualifications and organisations each regulate. 

Website Maintenance: Saturday 29th June 8am – 6pm

Published: 27/06/2019, 12:48pm

Our website (www.ccea.org.uk) will be intermittently unavailable on Saturday 29th June 2019 between the hours of 8am - 6pm.