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QCA

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Education) Qualifications and Curriculum Authority
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We will discuss in the next session the use of QCA structure to form simple combinational circuits.
The QCA said it will write to English schools to stress how important it is that students do not take mobile phones into exam halls, but confirmed however there is less than one incident for every 1,500 exams taken.
The report surveyed almost 270 people, which according to the QCA represents the views of approximately 5,000 people.
Sir William said that the Headmasters Conference (HMC) had: ``made allegations that the QCA had intervened in the marking of A-level exams and had brought an inappropriate pressure to bear on awarding bodies''.
Offsetting these factors is the implicit support QCA receives from two of its majority owners, QualChoice of Arkansas, Inc.
The QCA has had only good things to say about th positive approach of Coven try City Council and the ex pert support that they hav received from them.
Dr Boston said the Department for Schools deemed him "a troublesome priest" as he opposed a QCA shake-up.
And, another victim is the NAA's managing director, David Gee, who has been suspended with immediate effect, following on from the decision of QCA chief executive Dr Ken Boston to offer his resignation.
They explain basic characterization at the device-level, circuits and modular digital systems, and emphasize design and testing to include digital QCA circuits and models for characterizing power consumption, defect diagnosis, modularity, and fault tolerance.
It is extremely disappointing that the QCA, while recognising the problem, does not intend to bring the grading of GCSE languages into line with mathematics, English and other similar subjects.
Instead, there will be more external exams and controlled assessments carried out in the classroom under strict supervision, the QCA said.
A spokeswoman for the QCA said, 'The national newspaper advertisement published by QCA, its regulatory partners, and the awarding bodies today takes the message of congratulations directly to the public, congratulating students on their commitment, achievement and hard work.