Edmentum has some great advice on preparing student for next generation assessments.
Utah does not participate in PARCC or SBAC assessments, however the information about preparing students for next generation assessments in this blog are applicable for all online testing.
Utah developed its own state assessment, SAGE.
The Governor's Office of Economic Development approved funding for the 1:1 project at Logan High School. Information will continue to be available on the eLearning 2.0 webpage. Meetings with staff and students will begin in the coming month. Professional development for staff will occur throughout the remainder of the school year. Students will be invited to orientation meetings before school begins and laptops will be available the week prior to the 2015-2016 school year.