Candi McKay is a national consultant and President of McKay Consulting, LLC, based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Candi has over 20 years of experience in the field of education, serving as a classroom teacher, mentor, peer coach and professional development specialist. Currently, she provides customized consultation and training related to teacher quality and professional learning to school districts and state service agencies around the country. Candi works closely with teachers and school leaders at all levels to develop their capacity for ongoing reflection and professional growth.
Candi is the author of You Don’t Have to Be Bad to Get Better, A Leader’s Guide to Improving Teacher Quality (Corwin, 2012) and a co-author of the book, Implementing the Framework for Teaching, an ASCD Action Tool (ASCD, 2009). She also developed the online professional development course, Talk About Teaching, based on Charlotte Danielson’s book and available through Corwin and School Improvement Network.