Cover Image for West Virginia Data Privacy State Innovation, Click Image to Download ReportAmong the 33 states with data privacy laws on the books, West Virginia stands out as a model for ensuring that student data is protected without hampering innovative uses to help students. This NASBE State Innovation profiles the West Virginia Board of Education’s experience reviewing and adopting its data privacy policies and offers lessons for other states, and breaks down key elements of the state’s exemplary Student DATA Act.