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

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Charlie Mitchell is a former newspaper editor and current journalism professor at the University of Mississippi. He is a self-syndicated columnist from Oxford, Miss.