David Coleman

President and CEO, College Board

David Coleman is the ninth president and CEO of the College Board. He was a founding partner of Student Achievement Partners, a nonprofit education organization that played a leading role in developing the Common Core State Standards in math and literacy. Coleman previously co-founded the Grow Network, an organization committed to making assessment results truly useful. He has been recognized as one of the POLITICO 50 for 2014, was named to the 2013 TIME 100, was a 2012 NewSchools Venture Fund Change Agent of the Year, was recognized as one of TIME’s 11 Education Activists for 2011, and was a Rhodes scholar.

Videos/Audio of David Coleman

Math is not just the language of numbers. It is also not just a subject for school children. What math, if any is... See more
If the humanities continue to be an alternative to a serious encounter with numbers, the field will continue to shrink... See more
There is a raging debate underway today in K-12 education circles about student testing and assessment. This session... See more
David Coleman accepted the challenge to rethink our children’s core curriculum across the nation. Now the architect of... See more