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What does CES stand for?

CES stands for Coalition of Essential Schools

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Focusing on just one aspect of Ted Sizer's work as reflected in the operation of the Coalition of Essential Schools, Nehring considers how application of Common Principle Six (variously "diploma by exhibition" and "demonstration of mastery") can become merely instrumental if it (or, by extension, any other or all of the Principles) is taken out of the context of rich intellectual engagement in which it was formulated and meaningful.
Convinced that New York's vast comprehensive high schools were organizationally bankrupt, she and others from the Coalition of Essential Schools, a national school reform network, in 1992 sought the permission of the New York City Board of Education to restructure one of the city's worst high schools.