2021 news

CCEA Survey provides foundation for Period Dignity and Menstrual Wellbeing Support for NI Schools Project

Published: 30/07/2021, 2:05pm

Last month the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) launched an initial set of surveys to find out more about the extent of period poverty within schools throughout Northern Ireland.

Annual Statement of Compliance

CCEA Regulation
Published: 29/07/2021, 3:40pm

CCEA Regulation has worked with Ofqual and Qualifications Wales to agree a 3 country approach to the Statement of Compliance for 2021.

CCEA and the Electoral Office for Northern Ireland launch ‘Ready to Vote?’

Published: 28/06/2021, 3:00pm

New ‘Ready to Vote?’ educational resources have been released by CCEA and the Electoral Office for Northern Ireland to coincide with the 2021 electoral canvass coming 1 July.

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.

CCEA Regulation, Ofqual and Qualifications Wales announcement regarding the Annual Statement of Compliance 2021

CCEA Regulation
Published: 26/05/2021, 11:00am

CCEA Regulation, together with Ofqual and Qualifications Wales, have outlined the high-level approach to the annual statement of compliance process 2021.

Launch of New Educational Resource - Northern Ireland @ 100

Published: 24/05/2021, 5:00pm

Today, Monday 24 May 2021, the Education Minister, Peter Weir, MLA, alongside the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) launched a suite of online educational resources, Northern Ireland @ 100, providing teaching support surrounding the period leading up to Partition and the creation of Northern Ireland in 1921.

Ofqual Student Guide to Awarding - Summer 2021

CCEA Regulation
Published: 21/05/2021, 11:00am

Ofqual has published a new student guide for summer awarding. This applies to all GCSEs, AS and A levels, vocational, technical and other general qualifications regulated by Ofqual.

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.

Statutory Assessment 2021

Published: 05/05/2021, 1:00pm

At the end of the Spring Term – the Department of Education (DE) issued a letter to schools, clarifying Statutory Assessment and Pupil Reporting arrangements for the 2020/21 academic year.

New Active Citizenship Resources Now Available Tackling Drug Use in Young People

Published: 28/04/2021, 12:30pm

Today, Wednesday 28 April 2021, the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA), in collaboration with the Department of Justice and Cinemagic, has launched a newly commissioned version of the Active Citizenship film “Pushed".