Purchase Orders

Purchase Orders for €20,000 or above

In line with a Programme for Government commitment the NCCA publishes the Purchase Orders for goods and services of more than €20,000 procured by the Council.

2023

PO Supplier Description Amount
5839 Micromail To cover a series of invoices that will be issued across 2023 €21,200

2022

PO  Supplier Description Amount
5372 Harney Nolan Chartered Accountants Provision of Accountancy Services 2022 €34,770
5376 Dublin City University (DCU) Literature review to support Updating Aistear, the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework €30,701
5377 Maynooth University Consultation with children for Updating Aistear, the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework (Phase 1 and Phase 2) €85,385
5379 i3 DIgital COL Design Refresh €31,980
5395 Institute of Public Administration (IPA) External review of Council effectiveness €22,140
5388 Context Translation services €20,000
5519 Mary Immaculate College Consultation with children on the draft Primary Mathematics Curriculum to be carried out by a team from Mary Immaculate College €23,494
5565 University of Limerick Payment to the School of Education at the University of Limerick €52,441
5579 Dublin City University Carry out a literature review over two tasks. Task 1 requires a review of literature on integration as a concept, its theoretical base and contested discourses. Task 2 requires a review of literature into the associations among the concepts of Integration, Pedagogy and Assessment in the context of curriculum enactment in primary schools.  €48,658
5589 Context Translation costs for Q3 2022 €30,000
5601 University College Dublin Second payment for Year 4 of the Children's School Lives Longitudinal Study.  €241,742
5651 Dublin City University Carry out a literature review to support curriculum specification development for the area of Social and Environmental Education as part of the review of the Primary School Curriculum. €34,872
5652 Dublin City University Carry out a literature review to support curriculum specification development for the area of Mathematics, Science and Technology Education as part of the review of the Primary School Curriculum. €42,853
5658 Mary Immaculate College Carry out a literature review to support curriculum specification development for the area of Wellbeing as part of the review of the Primary School Curriculum.
Payment is due to issue in three stages: 20% in October 2022, 40% in February 2023 and 40% in June 2023.
€35,877
5661 Context Translation Services Q4 2022 €40,000
5752 Dublin City University Research on Early Enactment Review of Junior Cycle Irish, L1 and L2 specifications. €24,555
5753 Marino Institute of Education Literature review to support the development of the Arts Education specification as part of primary curriculum. €34,890

 

 

 

2021

PO Supplier Description Amount
5049
Micromail
Azure commitment 
€32,106
5107
Context
Provision of Translation Services
€40,000
5135 Harney Nolan Chartered Accountants Provision of accountancy service     €34,871
5180
University of Limerick 
Research study on the Framework for Junior Cycle in schools. 
€71,058
5182 University of Limerick  Research study on the Framework for Junior Cycle in schools. 
€87,401
5186
Granite Digital
 
Support and development of corporate website.
 
€47,355
 5209  University College Dublin  
Children's School Lives study 
 
€150,127
 5215  Context  
To cover translations costs for end of year 2021 (August to December)
 €60,000
5302 Micromail  
Azure commitment 
 €34.393 
5312 University College Dublin   Children’s School Lives study  €120.870
5364 Office of Public Works Building Maintenance €62,425

2020

PO Supplier Description Amount
3936 Harney Nolan Provision of accountancy services. €34,870
3869 Micromail Azure commitment up to Nov 2020 - spilt over 3 invoices €33,298
 4053  Dr Joan Kiely, Marino Institute Of Education  PCRR Consultation with Children   €30,000
5023 University College Dublin Children's School Lives study
€146,433
5025 i3 DIgital Translation API Services for COL
€39,718
5046 University College Dublin Children's School Lives study  
€150,000
5065 University of Limerick Research study on the Framework for Junior Cycle in schools.
€71,058

 

 

2019

PO Supplier Description Amount
3849 University College Dublin School of Education Children’s School Lives Longitudinal Study €89,000
3826 University College Dublin School of Education Children's School Lives longitudinal study. €80,000
3393 OECD (The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) Support for the Review of Senior Cycle. €80,000
3389 Micromail ​Office 365 and Azure software licensing. €51,164 
3230 OECD (The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) Research and development work on the concept of a curriculum stage that encompasses the preschool years and the early years of primary school. €68,158
       
3646 University College Dublin School of Education Children’s School Lives Longitudinal Study €380,873

2018

 

PO Supplier Description Amount
 3144  Evros Technology Group  EMS (Enterprise Moblie Security ) upgrade   €23,616
3434  The Teaching Council  Research grant to support the development of an online research platform for teachers and researchers.    €28,000
 3768  Schools Forum  Payment of a grant of €500 to 43 schools and preschools who are working with the NCCA on the review and redevelopment of the Primary School Curriculum.   €21,500
 3441  i3 Digital  Redevelopment of the Primary Language Curriculum webpages on www.curriculumonline.ie.    €30,307
 3869  Micromail  Azure software licensing.    €33,298
3337 University College Dublin School of Education Children’s School Lives Longitudinal Study €280,000
3075 ERSI (Economic and Social Research Institute) Research into the effect of the new Leaving Certificate Grading Bands on the School Experience and Environment. €78,505

2017

PO Supplier Description Amount
2694 The Web Bureau Development of a new corporate website for NCCA €60,375
2687 Máirtín Ó Curráin​ Research and data analysis for the Leaving Certificate Oral Irish examinations for the years 2011 and 2015 €21,000

2016

PO Supplier Description Amount
2484 Indigo Multimedia Ltd Research and development of an app to support and enhance young people's learning in senior cycle physical education €82,272
2412 2bcreative Printing and delivery of 1,0000 copies of Aistear books €22,690
2377 Lero – The Irish Software Research Centre Research on Leaving Certificate Computer Science €24,325
2344 Prof Jannette Elwood Research to evaluate the effectiveness of the processes used in the development and use of annotated examples of student work as part of the support provided by NCCA for teachers in coming to assessment judgements in the new Junior Cycle €20,000
2260 Computer Based Math, The Wolfram Centre Development of computer-based learning resources in support of the revised Applied Mathematics Syllabus for the Leaving Certificate €61,500
2237 Iterate User Research for corporate website and development of Information Architecture €32,090
2196 Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) Data analysis on completed questionnaires received as part of the consultation process on the development of the curriculum in Education about Religions and Beliefs (ERB) & Ethics €30,917

2015

PO Supplier Description Amount
2127 Wriggle Purchase of 22 Microsoft Surfaces Pro 4 €32,621
2052 Digilogue Update to Level 2 e-Planning Tool €25,114
2048 Principle Design Consultants Artwork, print and mailing of assessment materials in Irish and English to all post primary schools €35,842
2010 Inspired Software & Services Ltd Migration of user profiles from onsite premise to Azure active directory €22,500
1750 Digilogue Update to Level 2 e-Planning Tool €22,632
1685 I3 Digital Development of a template the Curriculum Online website including content migration €31,723
1683 I3 Digital Publication of the Primary Language Curriculum (English and Irish) for junior infants to second class on www.curriculumonline.ie €75,000

2014

PO Supplier Description Amount
1605 Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) Research (‘data-mining’) on Welbeing and Children's Experiences in Primary School €28,605
1579 Various A grant of €2,000 euro to be paid to 21 network schools for ongoing work on Junior Cycle developments in 2014/15 €42,000
1541 Professor Joy Cumming To conduct research on the development of a Teacher Assessment Identity Instrument €48,000
1490 Móinéar Teoranta To conduct research on the impact of changes to the Leaving Certificate Irish Oral Examination €75,000

2013

PO Supplier Description Amount
1315 Collaborative Assessment Alliance Participation fee: Collaborative Assessment Alliance $100,000 (€74,000 over three years)
1292 Penhouse Design Printing, binding and delivery of 10,500 copies of Aistear, the Early Childhood Curriculum Framework €24,750
1148 i3 Digital Development of a curriculum online website €45,180
1079 St Patrick’ s College, Drumcondra Maths Research in early childhood and primary education (3-8 years) €30,000

2012

PO Supplier Description Amount
928 Penhouse Design Design and print of posters €20,436
857 Cloudware Ltd T/A Aladdin Schools Development of online Report Card Templates €27,490
854 Prospectus Strategy Consultants Strategic Review of NCCA €45,387
790 Bridge 21, Trinity College Dublin Action research with a network of schools to trial aspects of the junior cycle proposals €40,000