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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.

Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) Release Guidance on GCSE and AS/A level Awarding Process

Published: 29/03/2021, 3:25pm

Most students in Northern Ireland take GCSE and AS/A Level qualifications with CCEA. Guidance for CCEA qualifications was published on 5 March 2021. However, there are students who also take qualifications with AQA, WJEC/Eduqas, OCR and Pearson. These qualifications will follow JCQ published guidance which was released on 26 March 2021.

CCEA launches subject specific guidance for 25 GCSE subjects

Published: 26/03/2021, 4:05pm

Today, CCEA has released 25 GCSE subject specific guidance materials as part of the support provision for the Summer 2021 alternative awarding arrangements.

CCEA’s GCE Teacher Support Guidance for Summer 2021 Awarding available online

Published: 25/03/2021, 4:00pm

As of today, all 30 GCE teacher support guidance documents for Summer 2021 alternative awarding arrangements are now available to view online. This follows the release of CCEA’s Summer 2021: Alternative Arrangements – Process for Heads of Centre earlier this month.

Information Regarding Private Candidates and Summer 2021 Alternative Awarding Arrangements

Published: 25/03/2021, 1:35pm

CCEA have now published Information Regarding Private Candidates and Summer 2021 Alternative Awarding Arrangements – setting out the process for schools and colleges when awarding a Centre Determined Grade for private candidates.

CCEA publishes revised guidance

Published: 16/03/2021, 1:00pm

CCEA has today issued a revised version of its Summer 2021 Alternative Arrangements guidance to schools and colleges.

CCEA publishes GCSE, AS and A level Awarding Summer 2021: Alternative Arrangements – Process for Heads of Centre

Published: 05/03/2021, 3:30pm

CCEA has today published the guidance and process for schools and colleges on how the alternative awarding arrangements for Summer 2021 CCEA qualifications will operate following the cancellation of this year’s exams by the Minister of Education, Peter Weir MLA.