Galileo K-12 Online Instructional Improvement and Instructional Effectiveness System from Assessment Technology Incorporated is comprehensive, standards-based, and research supported. For one low cost, the system supports an array of assessment, instruction, educator effectiveness, and reporting tools supporting both the integration of Common Core State Standards and the fulfillment of educator effectiveness responsibilities.
Galileo technology offers rapid and flexible access to innovative assessment, reporting, instructional, and educator effectiveness tools. Assessments are valid, reliable, and aligned to standards such as Common Core and individual state versions with items reflective of consortium assessment approaches. Dashboard information provides ready access to actionable, reliable, and valid data. Instructional Dialogs support building and implementing local online district/charter specific curricula. The instructional effectiveness component offers educator ratings and reliable and valid measures of student progress for both state- and non-state-tested content areas and contains an Evaluation Score Compiler that compiles ratings, student performance and other information into one overall evaluation score.
System management tools assist educators in establishing instructional goals reflecting local curriculum, assessing goal attainment, forecasting standards mastery, and using assessment information to guide differentiated instruction and professional development.
Built on the principles of science and supported by research, Galileo is guided by a vision that everyone should benefit from the opportunities and transformations of technology. It is ATIís goal and privilege to contribute to the advancement of educational technology through ongoing research and development initiatives. Galileo K-12 Online continues to advance in pursuit of this goal and as educator needs, federal and state requirements, research, and technology evolve.