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February 2017

Galileo standards-aligned item banks are among the largest in the nation and continue to grow with nearly 800 new, high-quality items added every month following a thorough multi-stage review process based in research and reflecting industry best practices.

 

Pre-K Learning on Demand: Online Reporter - with updated tips, Tuesday, February 28 at 12:00-1:00 pm EDT. Register on the Training Center “Upcoming” tab.

 

Galileo offers a full range of assessment options with actionable reporting including benchmark, formative, screening and placement tests, interim and final-course examinations, pretests and posttests, technology enhanced early literacy and math assessment series, computerized adaptive tests, and instructional effectiveness assessments.

 

Galileo’s Digital Curriculum Platform offers access to popular resources including those from KHAN ACADEMY®, LearnZillion and ATI prebuilt Instructional Dialogs. EngageNY K-12 English Language Arts and Mathematics curriculum and curriculum resources will also be available soon.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Test Monitoring - with updated tips, Wednesday, February 15 at 4:30-5:15 pm EST. Register on the Training Center “Upcoming” tab.

 

January 2017

Webinar recording - the flexible comprehensive assessment system in Galileo, including the prebuilt benchmark and formative assessments along with customized standards-aligned assessments, offers actionable reporting and school-comparison capability.

 

ATI Dialogs provide a safe instructional environment for promoting standards mastery and test taking skills associated with technology enhanced items found on statewide assessments.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides an innovative, practical, and dynamic solution for seamlessly integrating standards-based differentiated instruction, reliable and valid assessment, and actionable Dashboard reporting to promote learning.

 

Digital Curriculum Platform delivers easy-to-use tools to incorporate existing curriculums and lessons, develop new curriculum and lesson plan content, and share and modify curriculums and lessons online. In late February, the platform will also contain the EngageNY curriculum and curriculum resources in K-12 English Language Arts and Mathematics.

 

Save time by scheduling ATI-created formative assessments. Select pre-built assessments from ATI libraries including the TE Formatives and MAZE Reading Fluency Online tests libraries.

 

The flexible comprehensive assessment system in Galileo, including the prebuilt benchmark and formative assessments along with customized standards-aligned assessments, offers actionable reporting and school-comparison capability.

 

December 2016

The flexible comprehensive assessment system in Galileo, including the prebuilt benchmark and formative assessments along with customized standards-aligned assessments, offers actionable reporting and school-comparison capability.

 

Galileo item banks hold thousands of items including technology enhanced items available for use in both secure district-wide assessments and formative assessments for kindergarten through high school and in math, English language arts, and science.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Building and Administering an Automated Scoring Key (ASK) test - with updated tips, Wednesday, December 7 at 4:30 pm EST, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Managing Libraries - with updated tips, Thursday, December 8 at 4:30 EST. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

The flexible comprehensive assessment system in Galileo, including the prebuilt benchmark and formative assessments along with customized standards-aligned assessments, offers actionable reporting and school-comparison capability.

November 2016

Galileo item banks hold thousands of items including technology enhanced items available for use in both secure district-wide assessments and formative assessments for kindergarten through high school and in math, English language arts, and science.

 

Take a fresh look at the Galileo Help files to see how they empower all Galileo users with immediate access to files which include step-by-step instructions on using the selected tools, links to Quick Reference Guides, and short video tutorials.

October 2016

Take a fresh look at the Galileo Help files to see how they empower all Galileo users with immediate access to files which include step-by-step instructions on using the selected tools, links to Quick Reference Guides, and short video tutorials.

 

Pre-K Learning on Demand: Anecdotal Notes - with updated tips Wednesday, October 19 at 5:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Building a Test Using Teacher-Created Test Items - with updated tips, Thursday, October 20 at 5:00 EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Read the Report to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation: Blended Learning and Data Use in Three Technology-Infused Charter Schools research and published report by WestEd. Note: All of the schools were implementing Galileo as part their blended learning initiatives. Read WestEd's key findings.

 

With one-click accessibility, smart technology, and efficient features, the Galileo Teacher Dashboard is a teacher’s “go-to” page for planning instruction, managing student assessments, and analyzing student progress. Full transition to the new Teacher Dashboard interface will be completed October 10.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Building a Test Using Galileo's Item Banks: with updated tips, Friday, October 7 at 5:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

September 2016

Galileo’s flexible technology provides the right tools to easily build formative assessments aligned to instructional content and facilitate the integration of assessment with instruction.

 

Galileo Dashboard reports provide actionable assessment data that can quickly and reliably inform instructional decision-making for individual students, classes, and intervention groups based on skill mastery, standards mastery, and/or pattern of progress.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Differentiating Instruction for Students based on data from the Intervention Alert Report: with updated tips, Wednesday, September 21 at 5:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides an innovative, practical, and dynamic solution for seamlessly integrating standards-based differentiated instruction with results from balanced, comprehensive, reliable and valid assessment reported through actionable Dashboard for the purpose of promoting learning.

 

New 2015-16 ATI research briefs assist Pre-K programs interpreting developmental level (DL) scores.

 

Pre-K Learning on Demand: Managing Child Enrollment: with updated tips, Thursday, September 8 at 1:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

 

Webinar series: Explore New, Streamlined Enhancements in Galileo K-12 and the K-12 Student-Parent Center, Wednesday, September 14 at 2:00 EDT Register now.

 

K-12 Learning on Demand: Getting Ready for Parent-Teacher Conferences: with updated tips

Wednesday, September 14 at 6:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

August 2016

Discover the convenience and savings of online curriculums integrated with assessment and delivered in real-time. Experience the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform.

 

Webinar series: Explore New, Streamlined Enhancements in Galileo K-12 and the K-12 Student-Parent Center, Wednesday, September 14 at 2:00 EDT Register now.

 

Pre-K Learning on Demand: Using the Galileo G3 Assessment Scales: New, Thursday, September 1 at 4:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

The streamlined Galileo menu bar and Teaching Dashboard new interfaces support one-click accessibility, responsive design, efficiency, integration, smart technology, and convenience. View and share the webinar detailing the enhancements.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Student Enrollment: with updated tips, Tuesday, August 23 at 1:00 pm EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Manually Creating Courses and Classes: with updated tips, Tuesday, August 23 at 4:00 EDT, Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Galileo item banks, containing 19 different item types including technology enhanced items, hold over 75,000 items available for use in secure district-wide assessments and formative assessments from kindergarten through high school in math, English Language Arts, and science.

 

Galileo Dashboard reports provide actionable assessment data that can quickly inform instructional decision-making for individual students, classes, and intervention groups based on skill mastery, standards mastery, and/or pattern of progress.

 

July 2016

 

The Galileo enhanced K-12 Student-Parent Center transition is complete. Utilize the sleek Dashboard design, user-friendly icons, responsive design accommodating use on various screen sizes, search capabilities, and the integration of Google Translate.

 

Galileo's comprehensive assessment system helps district and charter schools meet assessment needs with multiple ways to select or develop, administer, and access data from standards-based assessments.

 

Join us July 19 at 3 pm EDT or July 20 at noon EDT for a complimentary webinar showcasing the fresh look and enhanced functionality these interfaces bring to Galileo’s powerful tools. Learn about their one-click accessibility, responsive design, efficiency, integration, smart technology, and convenience.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides an innovative, practical, and dynamic solution for seamlessly integrating standards-based differentiated instruction, balanced, comprehensive, reliable and valid assessment, and actionable Dashboard reporting to promote learning.

 

Easy-to-Use, Intuitive Menu Bar and Teaching Dashboard: Join us July 19 at 3 pm EDT or July 20 at noon EDT for a complimentary webinar showcasing the fresh look and enhanced functionality these interfaces bring to Galileo’s powerful tools. Learn about their one-click accessibility, responsive design, efficiency, integration, smart technology, and convenience.

Learn more and register.

 

As a first of its kind, the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform makes it possible to easily integrate existing curriculum content, develop new curriculum content, and modify curriculums as needed.

 

June 2016

On July 3, the Galileo transition from the classic view to the new K-12 Student-Parent Center will be fully completed. Switch today to immediately enjoy the enhanced Dashboard, user-friendly icons, responsive design accommodating use on various screen sizes, search capabilities, and the integration of Google Translate. Learn how easy it is to switch to the new K-12 Student-Parent Center

 

Galileo technology gives teachers the right tools to easily build their own formative assessments aligned to their instructional content and facilitating the integration of assessment with instruction.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Data Importation for New Users Monday, June 27 at 2:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Data Importation for Returning Users: The New School Year, Tuesday, June 28 at 2:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: Determining and Documenting Child Growth, Thursday, June 16 at 1:00 pm EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: Implementing Galileo for Returning Users (Annual Data Setup) with updated tips, Friday, June 17 at 1:00 pm EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Galileo Dashboard reports provide actionable assessment data that can quickly inform instructional decision-making for individual students, classes, and intervention groups based on skill mastery, standards mastery, and/or pattern of progress.

May 2016

Galileo item banks hold thousands of items including 19 types of technology enhanced items available for use in both secure district-wide assessments and formative assessments for kindergarten through high school and in math, English language arts, and science.

 

As a first of its kind, the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform makes it possible to easily integrate existing curriculum content, develop new curriculum content, and modify curriculums as needed.

 

Webinar series: New Ways to Look at Curriculum Using the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform Tuesday, May 24 at 2:00 EDT Register now.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: Reports Overview for Administrators - Monitoring Tools with expanded information Tuesday, May 31 at 1:00 EDT Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Join ATI at exhibit #415 at the NHSA Head Start Conference and Expo in Nashville and discover how Galileo Pre-K Online can meet your research-based assessment, curriculum, and reporting needs.

 

Webinar series: New Ways to Look at Curriculum Using the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform; Tuesday, May 24 at 2:00 EDT Register now.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Conduct an Initial Test Review; Wednesday, May 18 at 5:00 EDT Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Conduct a Final Test Review; Thursday, May 19 at 5:00 EDT Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides an innovative, practical, and dynamic solution for seamlessly integrating standards-based differentiated instruction, balanced, comprehensive, reliable and valid assessment, and actionable Dashboard reporting to promote learning.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Monitoring Tools, Thursday, May 12 at 1:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Need actionable data for instructional decision making? The Galileo comprehensive assessment system and reporting have you covered.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: An Overview of Galileo Pre-K Online, Tuesday, May 10 at 1:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Year End Review and Preparing for the New School Year, Wednesday, May 11 at 1:00 EDT.Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Need actionable data for instructional decision making? The Galileo comprehensive assessment system and reporting have you covered.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users:An Overview of Galileo Pre-K Online Tuesday, May 10 at 1:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Year End Review and Preparing for the New School Year Wednesday, May 11 at 1:00 EDT.Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

April 2016

Discover the convenience and savings of online curriculums integrated with assessment and delivered in real-time. Discover the Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform.

 

Over 6 million Galileo assessments have been given from July 2015 to March 2016. Use the Galileo comprehensive assessment system to meet all of your assessment needs.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: Agency-Created Custom Child Forms: New Thursday, April 21 at 1:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning on Demand for K-12 Galileo Users: Completing the Assessment Planner Tuesday, April 19 at 1:00 EDT. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Webinar series:Seeing the Big Picture with Galileo's Comprehensive Assessment System Wednesday, April 13 at 2:00 EDT.

 

Galileo technology gives teachers the right tools to easily build their own formative assessments aligned to their own instructional content and facilitating the integration of assessment with instruction.

 

March 2016

Galileo Dashboard reports provide actionable assessment data that can quickly inform instructional decision-making for individual students, classes, and intervention groups based on skill mastery, standards mastery, and/or pattern of progress.

 

 

Filter item searches by one, multiple, or all Depth of Knowledge levels and view DOK levels in the Test Builder item selection interface as well as in Item Analysis, Intervention Alert, and Test Monitoring Reports.

 

Discover now through a complimentary webinar series how thoroughly and flexibly Galileo technology supports educators building a better world. Click to register and to review the spring schedule.

 

Learning on Demand for Pre-K Galileo Users: Are Your Children Ready for School? Wednesday, March 23 at 5:00 EDT.

Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

Learning Care Group sees significant improvements in Child Achievement Levels using Galileo to assess and track child progress toward school readiness.

 

New – Develop assessments addressing desired levels of cognitive complexity with Galileo Test Builder now with Depth of Knowledge item search capability.

 

Learning on Demand for Galileo Users: Writing Test Items, Wednesday, March 2 at 5:00 EST. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

February 2016

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports the construction and implementation of local online standards-aligned curricula.

 

Item Analysis Report provides a summary of results obtained for each item which can be useful for instruction in that it identifies the kind of mistakes students at different ability levels are likely to make.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform creates a seamless integration between standards-based instruction, balanced assessment, and Dashboard reporting to promote learning.

 

Learning on Demand for Galileo Users: Interpreting Item Analysis Data, Wednesday, February 17 4:30 EST. Register now on the "Upcoming" tab.

 

ATI uses proprietary item banking technology to manage one of the largest item banks in the nation containing 17 types of technology enhanced items with nearly 1,000 new items added each month.

 

January 2016

The new K-12 Student-Parent Center includes features that make it easy for both students and parents to use. These features include a graphical Dashboard, an enhanced calendar, search capabilities, the integration of Google Translate, and much more.

 

Galileo K-12 Online contains an effective, flexible, and defensible instructional effectiveness system aligned to professional standards for educators and administrators and to state frameworks for instructional effectiveness.

 

Register today! Discover the First of its Kind: The Galileo K-12 Online Digital Curriculum Platform, a complimentary webinar on January 20.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides a centralized location from which to plan, modify, disseminate and track usage of standards-based curriculum, assessments, and related resources in one convenient online location. interface.

 

View and monitor student responses in one location with the newly enhanced Galileo Test Monitoring interface.

 

December 2015

The new K-12 Student-Parent Center platform is launched and includes a dynamic Dashboard, user-friendly icons, responsive design for various screen sizes, search capability, and integration of Google Translate.

 

3D charts and expandable windows inform educators as well as to allow rapid access to test scoring in the enhanced Test Monitoring interface.

Galileo offers rating scales aligned to InTASC and ISSLC and supports the importation of state, local, or with permission, third party rating scales for use in local instructional effectiveness initiatives.

 

Galileo offers rating scales aligned to InTASC and ISSLC and supports the importation of state, local, or with permission, third party rating scales for use in local instructional effectiveness initiatives.

 

Galileo K-12 Online contains an effective, flexible, and defensible instructional effectiveness system aligned to professional standards for educators and administrators and to state frameworks for instructional effectiveness.

 

Multiple types of technology enhanced (TE) items are ready for use in Galileo including multi-part items, selectable text items, sequencing items, expanded selected response items, customized TE items, and many more. Try the out with the Multi-Grade TE Item Sample Assessment.

November 2015

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports differentiated instruction for all students by supporting rapid dissemination of standards-based curriculum, assessments, and related resources that meet student learning needs.

 

Coming soon: The K-12 Student-Parent Center new interface making communication even easier regarding instruction and assessment used to guide instruction toward the achievement of educational goals.

 

Over 400 new Galileo technology enhanced (TE) items are constructed every month in various subjects for kindergarten through high school.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform provides a centralized location from which to plan, modify, and disseminate standards-based curriculum, assessments, and related resources in one convenient online location.

 

An Arizona civics test is available through Galileo K-12 Online providing a means to measure student progress toward successfully completing the new statewide requirement.

 

October 2015

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports development of Units specifying local scope and sequence, and Dialogs which may contain lessons, assignments, and assessments aligned to rigorous standards.

 

Galileo Dashboard reports provide actionable assessment results that quickly inform differentiated instructional decision-making for individual students, classes, and tiered intervention groups based on their skill mastery, standards mastery, and/or pattern of progress.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports dynamic curriculum development integrating instruction with assessment to promote learning.

 

Galileo K-12 Online contains an effective, flexible, and defensible instructional effectiveness system aligned to professional standards for educators and administrators and to state frameworks for educator effectiveness.

 

September 2015

Galileo’s testing interface features universal testing tools (e.g., calculators, marked-for-review, strikethrough and note capabilities) and provides a supportive testing experience.

 

Take a peek inside Galileo and discover what a student will experience on a typical test or quiz. Access the Multi-Grade TE Items sample.

 

Galileo TE items are offered in math, English language arts, and science for kindergarten through high school and are similar to those on state-wide assessments.

 

A focused, data-based approach to intervention produces impressive growth for Champion Schools.

 

Promote student proficiency with technology enhanced items, thousands are available for instructional and assessment use.

 

August 2015

Galileo’s revised online testing interface provides increased support for assessments offered through tablets.

 

Success starts with the right team and a real partnership - collaborate with ATI's educators and researchers to set goals, design curriculum-aligned assessments, and use assessment results to inform educational-decision making in support of enhancing student growth.

 

ATI’s many technology enhanced items are accommodated well in the revised online testing interface for both district/charter-wide and classroom assessments.

 

Galileo technology enhanced (TE) items are available in various subjects for kindergarten through high school with ATI item construction occurring at an accelerated rate of over 400 new TE items every month.

 

July 2015

Galileo technology enhanced (TE) items are available in various subjects for kindergarten through high school with ATI item construction occurring at an accelerated rate of over 400 new TE items every month.

 

Galileo’s significantly revised online testing interface offers interactive testing tools (e.g., calculators, marked-for-review, strike-through and note capabilities) designed to create a supportive testing experience for test takers.

 

Galileo K-12 Online instructional effectiveness technology offers effective and defensible educator rating scales aligned to state-adopted standards and measurement frameworks.

 

ATI launches a major revision of the online testing interface providing streamlined navigation and interactive features consistent with those found on state-wide assessments developed by PARCC, SBAC, and AIR.

 

Multiple types of technology enhanced (TE) items are ready for use in Galileo including multi-part items, selectable text items, sequencing items, expanded selected-response items, and customized TE items.

 

June 2015

ATI has a Facebook page which allows us to bring you the latest information on ATI sponsored events, application updates, and pertinent educational issues. Like our Facebook page here.

 

Credibly combine indicators of student achievement with indicators of educator proficiency and with other indicators using Galileo's instructional effectiveness score compiler.

 

Galileo technology offers rapid and flexible access to innovative curriculum, assessment, instructional effectiveness, and reporting tools.

 

The Galileo Dashboard facilitates multiple forms of differentiated instruction to support teaching, intervention and enrichment activities.

 

Administer a variety of district-wide, school-wide, and classroom assessments within Galileo including progress monitoring, pretests/posttests, common interim, formative, and benchmark assessments.

 

May 2015

Galileo technology supports performance-based assessments providing tests with high levels of cognitive complexity.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports rapid dynamic curriculum development integrating instruction with assessment to promote learning.

 

Galileo technology enhanced (TE) items are available in various subjects for kindergarten through high school with ATI item construction occurring at an accelerated rate with over 400 new TE items every month.

 

April 2015

Reliable and valid data on child progress toward school readiness useful in planning learning opportunities and in making program management decisions can be obtained through the Galileo Pre-K Online G3 assessment scales.

 

Register for the complimentary April 24 Illinois regional seminar: A Galileo K-12 Online Journey through Common Core and Educator Effectiveness Implementation

 

Galileo Pre-K Online innovative technology offers a data-driven, standards-aligned approach to the management of learning for children from infancy through age 5. Learn what's new.

 

Register for the complimentary April 24 Illinois regional seminar: A Galileo K-12 Online Journey through Common Core and Educator Effectiveness Implementation.

March 2015

Innovative and research-based Galileo Pre-K Online tools support Head Start educators establishing school readiness goals and implementing plans to further child, family, and program success. Learn more at ATI's NHSA Booth #424.

 

Galileo K-12 Online instructional effectiveness technology offers districts and charters effective and defensible educator rating scales aligned to state-adopted standards and measurement frameworks.

 

Prepare students for this next generation of assessments. Distinct types of Technology Enhanced (TE) items are ready for use in Galileo including multi-part items, selectable text items, sequencing items, expanded selected response items, performance-based items, and customized TE items.

 

Galileo's comprehensive assessment system helps district and charter schools meet assessment needs with a wide variety of ways to select or develop, administer, and access data from standards-based assessments.

 

February 2015

With Galileo K-12 Online, measure student growth with an array of reliable and valid, standards-aligned pretests and posttests in state- and non-state tested content areas including algebra, drama, and automotive technologies.

 

ATI supports local instructional effectiveness initiatives by providing customizable, research-based technology to generate proficiency information.

 

Galileo offers multiple item banks and types of assessments, instructional content, curriculum/assessment development tools, psychometric/statistical analyses, Dashboards/customizable reports, data importation/exportation, maintenance/upgrades, and online professional development for all users as part of one student license.

 

ATI's instructional effectiveness score compiler differentially weights and automatically combines diverse indicators of effectiveness into a single score providing data to inform professional development and instructional decisions.

 

January 2015

Credibly combine indicators of student achievement with indicators of educator proficiency and with other indicators using the Galileo's instructional effectiveness score compiler.

 

The Galileo Dashboard provides educators a centralized location from which to view and interact with actionable assessment, curriculum, and instructional effectiveness information.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports rapid dynamic curriculum development integrating instruction with assessment to promote learning.

 

Prepare students for this next generation of assessments! Distinct types of Technology Enhanced (TE) items are ready for use in Galileo including multi-part items, selectable text items, sequencing items, expanded selected response items, performance-based items, and customized TE items.

December 2014

Teachers and students benefit from technology in all content areas from algebra to drama to automotive technologies with Galileo K-12 Online.

 

ATI supports local instructional effectiveness initiatives by providing customizable, research-based technology to generate proficiency information for educators.

 

The Galileo Digital Curriculum Platform supports rapid dynamic curriculum development integrating instruction with assessment to promote learning.

 

Prepare students for the next generation of assessments! Several distinct types of Technology Enhanced (TE) items are ready for use now in Galileo including multi-part item, selectable text item, sequencing item, expanded selected response item, performance-based item, and customized TE item.

 

Update your curriculum continuously to meet changing standards and the movement to digital education with Galileo's Digital Curriculum Development Platform.

November 2014

Take advantage of Galileo's multiple item banks/types of assessments, instructional content, curriculum/assessment development tools, psychometric/statistical analyses, Dashboards/customizable reports, data importation/exportation, maintenance/upgrades, and online professional development for all users as part of one student license.

 

Success starts with the right team and a real partnership - collaborate with ATI's educators and researchers to set goals, design customized assessments, and interpret results all in support of enhancing student growth.

 

Teachers and students benefit from technology in all content areas from algebra to drama to automotive technologies with Galileo K-12 Online.

 

Galileo K-12 Online offers educators technology optimized for specific purposes including rapid digital curriculum development, multiple types of item/assessment development with multiple delivery methods and customized reporting.

October 2014

Update your curriculum continuously to meet changing standards and the movement to digital education with Galileo's digital curriculum development platform.

 

Register today: Education on the Move in Arizona- New Directions in Digital Technology and Curriculum Development, a complimentary seminar on October 16.

 

Did you know you can use Galileo to construct and bulk-schedule Instructional Units specifying the scope and sequence of local curriculums and that students can receive immediate feedback from technology-enhanced items within dialogs embedded in the curriculums? Read More.

September 2014

Increase the implementation of technology-based assessment and instruction in your district. Learn about ATI's initiative introducing Technology Enhanced (TE) items through formative assessments rendered in the course of dialogic instruction.

 

Save the date: October 16, Education on the Move in Arizona- New Directions in Digital Technology and Curriculum Development complimentary statewide seminar.

 

Use online Instructional Dialogs to automatically score and provide real-time feedback on item (including Technology Enhanced item) performance.

 

Now available! ATI's Early Math Benchmark Assessment Series (EM-BAS) composed of standards-aligned, computer-presented assessments that utilize sound and interactivity to test math skills in a friendly, early-elementary environment.

August 2014

Administer TE items aligned to Common Core and state standards to measure student mastery of English language arts, math, and science standards planned for statewide assessments in 2014-15.

 

Develop and disseminate curriculum in real-time supporting student mastery of new and continually changing standards with Galileo's Instructional Units for online curriculum development.

 

Galileo Dashboards provide the go-to place for planning classroom instruction, analyzing individual student progress, developing intervention groups and differentiated instruction at the district, school, and the classroom levels, and implementing instructional effectiveness initiatives.

 

ATI’s integration of formative assessments into Instructional Dialogs supports the introduction of Technology Enhanced (TE) items in an instructional environment promoting the mastery of valued standards targeted for instruction in district curriculums.

July 2014

Galileo K-12 Online instructional effectiveness technology and content combined with ATI's ongoing research assists districts and charter schools to develop and implement effective and defensible educator evaluation systems aligned to state-adopted standards and measurement frameworks.

 

When implemented through Instructional Dialogs, formative pre- and post- tests serve as an efficient means of measuring both curriculum effectiveness and student progress.

 

Integration of technology with formative assessment and instruction allows for immediate learner feedback during the instructional process and can assist learning and learning transfer.

 

Beginning fall 2014, Galileo® K-12 Online will offer the Early Math Benchmark Assessment Series (EM-BAS) with computer-presented, technology-enhanced items aligned to Common Core and local state kindergarten math standards.

 

June 2014

Galileo K-12 Online is a research-based instructional improvement and effectiveness system for grades kindergarten through 12 offering both state-tested and non-state-tested assessment content.

 

Incorporate multimedia assessments utilizing sound and interactivity to measure performance on kindergarten assessment standards with ATI's new Early Math Benchmark Assessment Series (EM-BAS) for kindergarten math for 2014-15 school year.

 

Integrated assessment and instruction within Galileo K-12 Online supports continuous evaluation and improvement of instructional efficiency and effectiveness.

 

Construct and schedule Instructional Units specifying the scope and sequence of local curriculum aligned to Common Core and state-specific standards and integrate assessment and instruction in Instructional Dialogs.

 

ATI research and innovations assist early childhood programs, local K-12 school districts/ charters, and state departments of education in achieving goals related to school readiness and narrowing the achievement gap.

May 2014

Galileo technology offers pre-built and customized assessments aligned to Common Core and other state standards and including multiple assessment types such as benchmark assessments, pretests/posttests, and formative assessments for district-wide, school-wide, and classroom use.

 

Know the formula, understand it, and use it!" Learn how to create concept-based content aligned to the goals of Common Core standards by watching the new geometric measurement webisode.

 

Start piloting formative assessments composed of Technology Enhanced Items (TEI) designed to help your district or charter school to successfully measure student mastery of Arizona's College and Career Ready Standards-contact ATI today.

 

Galileo K-12 Online is a research-based instructional improvement and effectiveness system for grades kindergarten through 12 offering both state-tested and non-state-tested assessment content.

April 2014

Innovative and research-based Galileo Pre-K Online tools support Head Start educators' establishing school readiness goals and implementing plans to further child, family, and program success. Learn more at ATI's NHSA Booth #217.

 

Sign up today. Complimentary Arizona Seminar, April 30 – Focusing on the use of innovative technology and state-of-the-art research to facilitate locally designed Arizona College and Career Ready Standards initiatives.

 

Ready for Success in Implementing the Arizona College and Career Ready Standards: Complimentary Arizona Seminar, April 30. Sign up today.

 

Instructional efficiency and effectiveness are both measured in terms of expected progress associated with a given amount of instruction in Galileo K-12 Online.

March 2014

Ready for Success in Implementing the Arizona College and Career Ready Standards: Complimentary Arizona Seminar, April 30. Sign up today.

 

ATI's inter-rater reliability, multi-level professional development series provides a framework for observational assessment and introduces effective techniques for implementing assessment in the classroom.

 

Integrated assessment and instruction within Galileo K-12 Online supports continuous evaluation and improvement of instructional efficiency and effectiveness.

 

Register for the complimentary March 20th webinar: ATI Research and Innovations in Technology and Educational Practice – Demonstrating Galileo® Pre-K and K-12 Growth Models to Assess and Enhance School Readiness.

 

Gain important understanding of the Galileo G3 scales and create consistency in observational assessment through participation in the inter-rater reliability, multi-level professional development series provided online.

February 2014

Save the date: March 20 - ATI Research and Innovations in Technology and Educational Practice – Demonstrating Galileo Pre-K and K-12 Growth Models to Assess and Enhance School Readiness. Complimentary Webinar.

 

The Galileo Dashboard Instructional Effectiveness View provides easy access to proficiency rating results, student growth and achievement data, and compiled evaluation data.

 

The Galileo Dashboard School Performance View supports administrator's instructional effectiveness efforts with three popular reporting widgets for aggregating student data and summarizing teachers' growth.

 

New Galileo Pre-K Online Curriculum Activities: Previously available activity libraries for three to five-year olds have been expanded to include developmentally appropriate activities for toddlers ages 18 to 36 months.

January 2014

The Galileo Dashboard Teaching View is the go-to place for planning instruction, assessing students, and analyzing individual student progress.

 

Newly released research case study provides evidence that Galileo kindergarten assessments accurately forecast student performance on a third grade statewide assessment.

 

Galileo School Readiness Scales are now available as part of ATI's school readiness initiative assisting early childhood educators in their efforts to ensure children are ready for kindergarten.

 

Integrate more nonfiction Common Core reading in your curriculum and help students succeed at the college level; learn how by watching the new Nonfiction Common Core webisode.

December 2013

New 2014 ATI Professional Development Learning On Demand Series assisting educators in becoming proficient Galileo users.

 

Now available: The December 3 seminar Dialog on Building a Successful Local Educator Effectiveness Initiative with Technology and Research

 

Reading the Way to a Stronger Arizona: A United Fight to Improve Early Childhood Literacy. Learn more in an interview with Arizona Literacy Director, Terry Clark

 

The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education identified Galileo K-12 Online assessments as appropriate for use as District-Determined Measures.

 

November 2013

Building a Successful Local Educator Effectiveness Initiative with Technology and Research: Complimentary Arizona seminar - December 3. Sign up today.

 

Complimentary Arizona K-12 seminar, December 3 - Building a Successful Local Educator Effectiveness Initiative with Technology and Research. Sign up today.

 

Galileo Innovations for Common Core Implementation —Spotlight on instruction, assessment, and psychometric analysis. Complimentary webinar November 13 on current and upcoming Galileo innovations. Sign up today.

 

How will the introduction of new item types and new scoring paradigms for Common Core assessment work? Find out at the complimentary ATI webinar November 13. Register today.

October 2013

Read On Arizona notes that children whose parents read to them can be expected to develop larger vocabularies, become better readers, and do better in school. Celebrate Family Literacy Day, November 2, by reading, talking, and singing with your child.

 

Build and implement local online Common Core curricula with Galileo Instructional Units and Dialogs.

 

Enhance educator skills to promote student growth with Galileo educator effectiveness components.

 

Guide instruction with data from the Student Growth and Achievement Report, cross-classifying student achievement with student growth data.

September 2013

Align local assessments to Common Core State Standards using ATI's technology-enhanced, constructed-response, and selected-response item types, available now.

 

Galileo's comprehensive instructional effectiveness component offers educator ratings and reliable and valid measures of student progress in state- and non-state-tested content areas.

 

Measure the achievement of complex skills aligned to Common Core Standards using Galileo K-12 Online assessment solutions build with items involving analysis and reasoning.

 

Dashboard for teachers provides, all in one place, actionable information to maximize the effectiveness of curriculum while also addressing differentiated instruction.

 

ATI webisodes emphasize integrating technology and teaching strategies relevant to Common-Core- and/or new-science-standards-curricula with the goal of increasing student engagement and achievement.

August 2013

Conduct locally customized evaluations of educator effectiveness using Galileo K-12 Online instructional improvement and instructional effectiveness technology.

 

Actionable, easy-to-use Dashboards for teachers and administrators support planning, teaching, assessment, and instructional effectiveness development from one location.

 

Measure student growth and support instructional effectiveness initiatives with custom, reliable, and valid, Common-Core- and new science-standards-aligned assessments.

 

ATI Dashboards provide users a single location to view and interact with graphically displayed data on assessment, curriculum, and instructional effectiveness.

July 2013

ATI's online Instructional Dialogs and technology-enhanced items reflect high DOK levels and support development of thinking skills emphasized in Common Core.

 

Align local assessments to the Common Core State Standards using ATI’s technology-enhanced, constructed-response, and selected response item types available now.

 

Measure student academic performance and track academic growth throughout the year with Galileo K-12 Online.

 

Galileo K-12 Online, one comprehensive system for both instructional improvement and instructional effectiveness while supporting implementation of the Common Core State Standards.

 

New ATI Professional Development Learning On Demand series offers live and recorded sessions assisting educators in becoming proficient Galileo users.

 

June 2013

Measure student growth through automatically generated growth reports, derived from local reliable and valid instructional effectiveness assessments and other external measures such as statewide tests.

 

ATI's evaluation score compiler differentially weights and automatically combines diverse indicators of educator effectiveness into a single score providing data to inform professional development and instructional decisions throughout the year.

 

Register Now - Professional Development Complimentary Learning On Demand Series: Become a proficient user of Galileo K-12 Online technology with the goal of enhancing student learning.

 

Galileo® K-12 Online and Insight 360™: Bridging student learning, assessment, instruction, and reporting through innovative technology aimed at increasing student achievement. Register for the June 18 webinar.

 

May 2013

New, innovation, and research-based Galileo Pre-K Online tools support Head Start educators' efforts to establish school readiness goals and implement plans to further child, family, and program success. Register for a Pre-K webinar.

 

ATI educator rating scale options include customized, standards-based measures built from ATI educator-effectiveness item banks and/or inclusion of already developed district scales/third-party tools or scores from either.

 

Innovative Dashboards offer multiple views enabling each user to see immediately, and all in one place, information most relevant to their specific needs.

 

ATI educator rating scale options include customized, standards-based measures built from ATI educator-effectiveness item banks and/or inclusion of already developed district scales/third-party tools or scores from either.

 

April 2013

Analyze, aggregate, and disaggregate data for each Galileo G3 assessment scales with the new Outcomes Analysis Report.

 

ATI research demonstrates that the Categorical Growth Analysis procedure in Galileo provides a defensible, statistical approach to evaluating the growth of students for which a teacher/principal is responsible.

 

Guide instruction throughout the year with data from the Student Growth and Achievement Report cross-classifying student achievement with student growth data.

 

ATI appreciates the opportunity to assist programs in building and measuring children's school readiness capabilities by providing the Galileo School Readiness Scales.

March 2013

Comprehensive Instructional Effectiveness System offers a score compiler that differentially weights and automatically combines diverse indicators of educator effectiveness into a single educator effectiveness score.

 

Comprehensive Instructional Effectiveness System offers item-banking technology for the development of customized reliable and valid educator rating scales.

 

Comprehensive Instructional Effectiveness System offers educator ratings and reliable and valid measures of student progress in state and non-state tested content areas.

 

ATI's new dialogic technology, assessment technology, and community initiatives assist users in building and sharing instructional materials reflecting core standards and exemplify teaching practices designed to promote college and career readiness.

February 2013

Move instruction from a focus on subject mastery to an emphasis on cross-disciplinary curriculum initiatives that encourage students to employ cross-curricular understanding.

 

New dialogic technology, assessment technology, and community initiatives provide the platform for building and sharing instructional materials designed to increase student depth of knowledge and to promote college and career readiness.

 

Learn about ATI's innovative approach and adaptive technology furthering educational reform at the grassroots level.

 

ATI assessments reflect Common Core State Standards expectations by promoting sustained, rigorous, holistic analysis of texts through the use of comprehensive item sets.

January 2013

In under a decade, C.E. Rose Elementary School has gone from approximately 20 to 30 percent of its students passing the state assessment, to more than 70 percent passing in both reading and math.

 

Further educational reform at the grassroots level with an innovative approach and innovative adaptive technology.

 

ATI offers the Galileo Pre-K School Readiness reporting tools for documenting progress in the five essential domains.

 

Galileo's instructional effectiveness Evaluation Score Compiler provides a staff score summary report with real-time views of staff performance on district-controlled educator rating scales.

December 2012

Galileo K-12 Online: a comprehensive, standards-based, and research-supported instructional improvement and instructional effectiveness system.

 

ATI's Administer Proficiency Ratings dashboard widget provides dynamic tools to build proficiency rating scales, conduct on-site/in-class educator observations, and import and view an educator's portfolio.

 

Psychometric techniques used by ATI guide the construction and validation of measurement instruments such as Galileo benchmark assessments.

 

Build, administer, and manage educator rating scales; evaluate results for multiple groups of teachers. Do it all using ATI instructional effectiveness dashboard technology.

November 2012

New: Administrator Dashboard with instructional effectiveness widgets such as proficiency rating scales

 

Predictive Validity and Forecasting Accuracy: ATI investigates the predictive validity of Galileo assessments and the forecasting accuracy of Galileo risk levels on an annual basis. The 2011-2012 school year results are available in the ATI Research Brief.

 

Galileo Pre-K Online and ChildPlus.net help programs save time and resources with technology that allows the systems to share data. With proper preparation, enrollment and/or demographic data is exported from ChildPlus.net into Galileo Pre-K Online – no double entry required.

October 2012

See what an instructional effectiveness system contains when it is developed from the collaborative efforts of ATI and school districts, joining together to bring their expertise, experience, creativity and commitment to create positive change. Learn more by reading the IES Quick Facts.

 

Identify proficiency levels of teachers and administrators and continuously inform instructional and professional development decisions using data from the Galileo Instructional Effectiveness Assessment System as part of a local instructional effectiveness initiative.

 

Use dynamic reports to describe growth measured with Galileo K-12 Online instructional effectiveness assessments.

 

ATI supports educator empowerment by encouraging local innovation with adaptive technology accommodating comprehensive customized assessment, instruction, and intervention.

 

ATI's Evaluation Score Compiler makes it possible to differentially weight and automatically combine diverse indicators of educator effectiveness into a single educator effectiveness score.

September 2012

Collaboration can play a big role in meeting the challenge of improving education – learn about ongoing collaboration in the ATI Community Assessment and Item Banking Project.

 

ATI is committed to continuous innovation - evident through a number of existing and pending patents. This past year, ATI built hundreds of new Galileo Online features, provided at no additional cost to users.

 

Minimize resource spending, simplify services, and keep decision-making data in one complete system, all while maintaining local control - with Galileo's instructional improvement system.

 

ATI offers a consistent and collaborative approach that supports local control through Galileo's one complete instructional improvement system.

August 2012

Assessment practices in Galileo technology, including innovative item types, link assessment to instruction - providing key decision-making data.

 

ATI employs two approaches for analyzing instructional effectiveness student achievement scores value-added modeling and Categorical Growth Analysis.

 

Key elements of the Galileo Instructional Effectiveness Assessment System (IEAS) are highly reliable instructional effectiveness pretests/posttests designed to assess student growth during the school year. Learn more by reading the IEAS frequently asked questions.

 

ATI offers users recommended district-wide online or offline assessment administration guidelines, designed for a wide variety of assessments – benchmark, pre and posttests, and more.

July 2012

Non-state-tested subject and grade level assessments using certified, district-written items are accessible for participants of the ATI Community Item Banking and Assessment Development Project.

 

Now available: More than 2,000 non-state-tested subject and grade level items for participating district use through the ATI Community Item Banking and Assessment Development Project.

 

Client needs, changing federal and state requirements, ongoing educational research, and advances in technology lead to the development of innovative Galileo tools such as Dashboards, ASK Technology, instructional effectiveness initiatives and online interactive standards-based instruction.

 

Community Item Banking and Assessment Development Project Feedback: "[The trainers] are exceptional. I am hoping to have them come back and work with individual groups of teachers on ... how they can write a great test item." - D.C., District testing Coordinator, Arizona.

 

ATI offers charter schools comprehensive solutions specific to their unique needs through technology customization and superior customer service.

June 2012

ATI initiates new measures of student growth as part of its comprehensive assessment system.

 

Host an item development workshop for the ATI Community Item Banking and Assessmnet Development Project at your district. Contact us for details.

 

Item banks expand for non-state-tested subjects and grade levels, including foreign language and social studies, in Community Item Banking and Assessment Development Project.

 

ATI and Arizona school districts launch Community Item Banking and Assessment Development Project.