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Governors of 13 States Plan to Raise Standards in High Schools

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 - The governors of 13 states said Sunday that they were forming a coalition to improve high schools by adopting higher standards, more rigorous courses and tougher examinations. The 13 states are Arkansas, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Texas. Other states are expected to join the coalition in the next few weeks.

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