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2021 Results Day for Vocational, Occupational Studies and Entry Level Students

Published: 12/08/2021, 2:15pm

Today, Thursday 12 August 2021, 10,297 students from 180 schools and colleges in Northern Ireland received the results of their 2021 Vocational, Occupational Studies and Entry Level qualifications.

CCEA congratulates students and teachers on GCSE results

Published: 12/08/2021, 9:30am

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

CCEA Post-Results Service live for Summer 2021

Published: 10/08/2021, 12:15pm

CCEA’s Post-Results Service for 2021 is now live for those students that may wish to challenge their Summer 2021 grade. This year, once again, CCEA’s Post-Results service will be free to so students can benefit from the wide range of resources available.

CCEA Interim Chief Executive comments on the release of Northern Ireland’s GCE 2021 Results

Published: 10/08/2021, 9:30am

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

Summer 2021 Awarding Update – Progressing to the final stage of the 5-step process

Published: 03/08/2021, 1:15pm

Following the submission of the Centre Determined Grades (CDGs) in June, CCEA continues to make progress with step 4 of the 5-step process for this year’s alternative awarding arrangements.

CCEA Helpline Goes Live On Results Days

Published: 03/08/2021, 12:00pm

The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) has set up a dedicated results helpline which offers advice and guidance for students who are expecting their 2021 results to include GCE, GCSE, CoPE, Entry Level, Occupational Studies, Online Language Assessment (OLA) and Vocational Qualifications.

CCEA publishes Student and Parent Guide on Post-Results Service for AS level, A level and GCSEs

Published: 07/06/2021, 4:30pm

Today, Monday 7 June, CCEA has published a Student and Parent Guide on its Post-Results Service for all CCEA qualifications, setting out how students can engage with this service.

Thank you to our teachers

Published: 04/06/2021, 5:55pm

CCEA marks the completion of the process to receive student grades from schools and colleges and sets out the next stages of the Awarding process for Summer 2021.

CCEA Post-Results Service initial Consultation findings published.

Published: 02/06/2021, 4:30pm

The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) has today, 2 June 2021, shared the initial findings from its recent consultation on the Summer 2021 Post-Results Service.

CCEA Publish Assessment Arrangements for all 2021 and 2022 CCEA Qualifications

Published: 27/05/2021, 2:00pm

Today, Thursday 27 May 2021, the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) has published the Assessment Arrangements for all CCEA Qualifications for 2021 and 2022.

Education Minister Makes Announcement on Summer 2022 Assessment

Published: 17/05/2021, 3:30pm

Today, Monday 17 May 2021, the Education Minister, Peter Weir MLA, made a statement to the Northern Assembly, regarding awarding and assessment arrangements for Summer 2022.

Teachers Find CIEA Training ‘Helpful’ and ‘Informative’

Published: 11/05/2021, 2:00pm

Following the Education Minister’s decision on 6 January 2021 to cancel all GCCE, AS and A Level 2021 summer examinations, the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) were commissioned by the Department of Education to provide further guidance, support and training for teachers, in the development of new awarding arrangements. 

CCEA Launches Consultation on the Proposed Post Results Service for Summer 2021

Published: 10/05/2021, 5:30pm

Today, Monday 10 May 2021, The Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA), launched a consultation to gather feedback on the proposed CCEA Post Results Service for Summer 2021.

CCEA’s full suite of GCSE and GCE subject support guidance and webinars available online

Published: 16/04/2021, 1:45pm

This week saw the release of the remaining pre-recorded GCSE and GCE webinars, as part of CCEA’s wider support programme for the summer 2021 alternative arrangements. The webinars, alongside the subject support guidance, are available to view at the dedicated Summer 2021 page.

CCEA publishes Occupational Studies, Vocational and Entry Level qualifications Summer 2021 Alternative Arrangements - Process for Heads of Centre

Published: 30/03/2021, 11:30am

CCEA has now published the guidance and process for schools and colleges on how the alternative awarding arrangements for Summer 2021 CCEA’s Occupational Studies, Vocational Qualifications and Entry Level Qualifications will operate following the cancellation of this year’s exams by the Minister of Education, Peter Weir MLA.