This CHOICE award winning author has teamed up with two national school change experts to write a comprehensive book on school change management. Everything you need to know on initiating and managing school change are covered: planning change, conditions for successful change, models for improvement, tools and strategies, understanding and using research data, implementing school initiatives, managing resources, getting student results and more. *A comprehensive book covering all aspects of school district change management, evaluation, and improvement. *Each chapter objectives are aligned with the new ELCC and ISLCC standards for university accreditation. *Many federal and various state data sources are included. *Provides a bend of theory and practical perspectives on how to implement and execute school change. *Each chapter contains a comprehensive case study and exercises for practical application. *Several supplemental resources are included in the appendices.