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Tim Kremer: Insights on two decades as school board executive director, standardized testing

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Al Marlin
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NYS School Boards Association
New York State School Boards Association Executive Director Tim Kremer speaking with Karen DeWitt ahead of his retirement.

After two decades, the executive director of the State School Boards Association, Tim Kremer, has decided it’s time to retire. He shares his insights with Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitt, including how he came to believe that all of the emphasis on standardized testing in recent years may have been a mistake. Kremer's successor is Robert Schneider, who's been chief operating officer at NYSSBA since 2014.