Arlington Elementary School teacher Nadis Chambers helps her second-grade students in April 2017 in Pascagoula. A new funding proposal in the Mississippi Legislature would award state money based on individual students rather than entire districts.
Arlington Elementary School teacher Nadis Chambers helps her second-grade students in April 2017 in Pascagoula. A new funding proposal in the Mississippi Legislature would award state money based on individual students rather than entire districts. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com File
Arlington Elementary School teacher Nadis Chambers helps her second-grade students in April 2017 in Pascagoula. A new funding proposal in the Mississippi Legislature would award state money based on individual students rather than entire districts. Amanda McCoy amccoy@sunherald.com File

New per-student funding plan doesn’t do much for schools

January 24, 2018 05:00 AM