Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
State Board of Education
Virginia Supplemental Early Language and Literacy Resources for Deafness/Hard of Hearing (VA SELLR-DHH) Project

Meeting Details
Date / Time 12/1/2022  10:00 am
Type Physical Location Only 
Location Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association Conference Center, Washington Room
4200 Innslake Drive
Glen Allen, Virginia 23060 
Board Website 
Agenda document pdf Meeting Agenda 11/22/2022   (228k)
Minutes document pdf Meeting minutes 3/15/2023   (227k)       FINAL
Disability Friendly? Yes       Deaf interpreter available upon request? Yes
Purpose of the meeting
The purpose of the meeting is to provide an overview of the requirements of new Virginia legislation regarding children who are deaf and hard of hearing as it pertains to the newly established advisory committee (§ 22.1-217.04). The advisory committee shall solicit "input from members on the selection of language developmental milestones for inclusion in a resource for use by parents of a child from birth to age five who is identified as deaf or hard of hearing to monitor and track the child's expressive and receptive language acquisition and developmental stages toward English literacy." § 22.1-217.04 B 1. Public comment will be accepted in person at the meeting on Thursday, December 1, 2022, between 1:45–2 p.m. Public comments will be limited to three minutes per person. However, written public comment is also accepted. Written public comment should be received by 5 p.m., Wednesday, November 30, 2022. Please submit any written comments to All written public comment will be shared with the VA SELLR-DHH Project Advisory Committee Members following in-person public comment.
Meeting Scope
Public hearing to receive comment on a proposed stage
General business of the board
Discuss particular regulations / chapters

Contact Information
Name / Title: Wanda Council  / Education Specialist
Address: 101 N. 14th Street
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
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