Mississippi the latest state to pursue Student-Based Budgeting

In Politics by Michael Rae

Mississippi’s Republican leadership have begun plans to overhaul their state’s 20 year-old education formula and replace it with a weighted student formula. Currently, the state uses the Mississippi Adequate Education Program (MAEP), a funding formula established in 1997, to allot resources to its schools. MAEP uses factors such as average

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