2022 news

True Colours Art Exhibition

Published: 10/06/2022, 10:35am

CCEA’s True Colours Art & Design Exhibition is a Virtual First! June 2022 sees the return of CCEA’s much anticipated True Colours Art & Design exhibition which is being showcased in a new virtual format this year.

CCEA surveys highlight Period Dignity progress in NI schools

Published: 01/06/2022, 1:00pm

More than 76% of teachers feel that period products are now more accessible to pupils, according to a survey conducted by the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) to determine the impact of the Period Dignity Pilot Scheme.

CCEA Platinum Jubilee 2022 resource now available

Published: 26/05/2022, 2:30pm

A fun, inspiring and engaging resource for schools, to mark the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II is now live.

Refreshed VTQ 2021-2022 Centre Guide published

CCEA Regulation News
Published: 25/05/2022, 2:05pm

Ofqual have published a refreshed version of the 2021-2022 VTQ Centre Guide which broadly applies to VTQs taken across England and Northern Ireland.

CCEA’s Senior Examiner Training Programme Scores Highly

Published: 20/05/2022, 1:25pm

More than 550 delegates attended The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment’s (CCEA) Senior Examiner Training in preparation for a return to full public examinations in Summer 2022.

Student Guide for Vocational and Technical Examinations and Formal Assessments 2021-2022

CCEA Regulation News
Published: 19/05/2022, 1:50pm

This student guide, for students taking vocational and technical qualifications (VTQs) sets out what is in place to support students taking VTQ examinations and assessments in the 2021-2022 academic year.

Subject content and assessment arrangements in the academic year 2022 to 2023

CCEA Regulation News
Published: 11/05/2022, 9:55am

Ofqual has today published a statement on assessment arrangements for students taking qualifications in the academic year 2022 to 2023.

Communications Survey for CCEA Qualifications 2021/22

Published: 24/02/2022, 4:25pm

The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) has developed a short survey to gauge audiences’ understanding and knowledge of the assessment arrangements and adaptations for CCEA qualifications delivered during 2021/22.

Summer 2022 Assessment Arrangements for CCEA Qualifications

Published: 10/02/2022, 5:45pm

We continue to be mindful of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the disruption this has caused to teaching and learning. This year a number of measures designed to support students impacted by the pandemic have been introduced:

Release of Advance Information for Ofqual Regulated General Qualifications

Published: 10/02/2022, 5:30pm

From Monday 7 February, students in Northern Ireland sitting exams with AQA, Eduqas, OCR and Pearson in summer 2022 have access to Advance Information to help focus their revision for GCSE, AS and A level exams, in order mitigate the disruption to learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

November 2021 Examination Series - Issue of Results for GCSE

Published: 08/02/2022, 5:15pm

Electronic results files for GCSE will be available for centres to download from the A2C Migration Application on Wednesday 9 February 2022. The results are for release to candidates on Thursday 10 February 2022 from 8.00am.

CCEA launches social media campaign to mark Children’s Mental Health Week

Published: 07/02/2022, 8:00am

The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) is marking Children’s Mental Health Week by running a social media campaign highlighting resources available to help parents, students and teachers when young people are feeling stressed, anxious or suffering from low self-esteem.

CCEA’s first Senior Examiner Training Module for 2022 welcomed

Published: 25/01/2022, 11:30am

Some 420 delegates took part in the first online session of The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment’s (CCEA) Senior Examining Training Programme for Summer 2022.

CCEA launches surveys to gauge impact of Period Dignity Pilot Scheme

Published: 10/01/2022, 3:00pm

CCEA is conducting two surveys, one for teachers and one for pupils, to gain insight into the implementation and impact of the Period Dignity Pilot Scheme since its launch in September 2021.