Coleton Whitaker is the campaign coordinator at American Progress, where he is responsible for campaigns and outreach focusing on K-12 education policy at the state and national levels. Prior to joining American Progress, Whitaker was the advocacy associate for Americans for Responsible Solutions, or ARS, the gun violence prevention organization founded by former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ). At ARS, Whitaker worked on advancing state and national gun safety legislation while also building relationships with partners and organizations. Whitaker is a proud Texan and alumnus of Texas A&M University.
By Coleton Whitaker
|The Trump Administration’s Slow But Steady Undoing of the Department of Education||Center for American Progress||November 20, 2017|
|Betsy DeVos: Secretary of Discrimination?||Center for American Progress||July 12, 2017|
|Increased Opt-In Rates Boost Confidence in Higher Student Achievement Rates||Center for American Progress||May 9, 2017|
|13 Facts that Set the Record Straight on DeVos||Center for American Progress||January 31, 2017|
|High Standards and Better Tests Help Students Improve||InsideSources||September 22, 2016|