Miles to Equity is a story about revolutionizing the traditional pay system for teachers based on their effectiveness not years of service. How a courageous school superintendent who embarks on the lofty goal of turning around the large, dysfunctional, and embattled independent school district of Dallas. The former Dallas ISD superintendent, Mike Miles, is not a traditional educational leader. With a storied career in the U.S. military, Miles brings with him a unique skill set and perspective to leadership and management of large scale organizations. The book delves into the myriad strategies he employs to turn the mammoth Dallas ISD ship around within three, fast paced years.