CCEA Regulation Publishes Further Guidance Regarding Private Candidates

Published: 12/05/2020, 9:00am

CCEA Regulation has published further guidance for schools and colleges with regard to the awarding arrangements for ‘private candidates’ entered for GCSE, AS and A Level examinations this summer.

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