Blog: Inside Our Team

Galileo Named Best Place to Work

We work hard to make Galileo an awesome place to work. That's why we're so proud to share this pair of recent honors: Galileo was recently named one of the Best Places toWork in the Bay Area by the San Francisco Business Times—for the eighth year running—and landed in the top 10 on HappyCity's2017 [Happy] Places to Work List.

That engaged, happy quality we've been recognized for (twice!) courses


Behind the scenes with our Science Curriculum Manager

The extraordinary people who make up the Galileo HQ aren't just superstars on the job. In fact, we're regularly impressed by their awe-inspiring extracurriculars.

One such Galileo team member, Science Curriculum Manager Lance Akiyama, just inspired our awe by publishing a book called Rubber Band Engineer, a how-to guide for making awesome engineering projects—slingshots, catapults, hydraulic


Growing up Galileo, from Camper to Staffer

Helen and Greg

In 2008, a fifth grader at Camp Galileo Sunnyvale named Helen Rice was interviewed for a story about camp in the Sunnyvale Sun. "I just like it here so much. I'm kinda sad that this is my last year," she said. "I want to be a summer intern here when I am in high school." This summer, six years later, she's ready to realize that goal.

Helen, now a student at Saint Francis High School, has happy