All FAQs

Where do the cases come from?
Each ATLAS case features National Board Certified Teachers who have been identified by their peers as accomplished through the National Board’s rigorous and...
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:01 PM
What are the National Board Standards?
The National Board was established as the profession’s vehicle for defining and recognizing accomplished teaching. National Board Standards are created by t...
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:01 PM
What is a collection?
A collection is a set of ATLAS cases that have been curated by NBPTS. ATLAS currently has four collections: Academic Language Biology Case Collection Fo...
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:02 PM
Who created the framework tags in ATLAS?
The National Board convened a group of National Board Certified teachers and other expert educators with knowledge of the frameworks to create and apply the...
Thu, 27 Dec, 2018 at 9:43 AM
Are all ATLAS cases indexed to standards?
Not all ATLAS cases are indexed to standards. Indexing cases to standards is an ongoing process and more cases will be indexed over time.
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:03 PM
What are the user roles in ATLAS?
Users can take on one of the following roles: Organization Administrators manage the organization and its members in ATLAS. Group Leaders and Instructors...
Thu, 27 Dec, 2018 at 9:43 AM
Can I link to a video?
No, you must be logged in to ATLAS to access a video.
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:04 PM
Can I download the videos or written commentaries?
Users cannot download the videos. They are intended to be used with ATLAS with their accompanying teacher written commentary and the instructional materials...
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:04 PM
What are the recommended Internet browsers for using ATLAS?
The following Internet browsers are recommended while accessing the ATLAS website Internet Explorer 11 or newer Firefox 48 or newer Chrome 52 or newer ...
Thu, 27 Dec, 2018 at 9:44 AM
Who do I contact if I have other questions about ATLAS?
Please always free to reach out to us with questions, feedback, or if you need help implementing ATLAS in your teacher program. You can click on the Fee...
Wed, 26 Dec, 2018 at 5:05 PM