Hearing impairment definition

Hearing impairment means an impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects the child's educational performance but that is not included under the definition of deafness in this section.
Hearing impairment means an impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child’s educational performance, but is not included in the following definition for deafness.
Hearing impairment means loss of sixty decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.

Examples of Hearing impairment in a sentence

  • Hearing impairment (HI), an invisible disability that can lead to disruption in communication and wellbeing, is the most prevalent sensory disability affecting human populations (Bird & O’Beirne, 2015; Mathers, Smith & Concha, 2000; Olusanya, Neumann & Saunders, 2014).

  • Hearing impairment: (i) D-Deaf (ii) PD-Partially Deaf (Delete the category, whichever is not applicable) 2.


More Definitions of Hearing impairment

Hearing impairment means an impairment in hearing in one or both ears, with or without amplification, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child's educational performance but that is not included under the definition of deafness in this section. (34 CFR 300.8(c)(5))
Hearing impairment means an impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that affects a student's educational performance.
Hearing impairment means a hearing impairment so severe that the person cannot process linguistic information with or without amplification.
Hearing impairment means an im- pairment in hearing, whether perma- nent or fluctuating, that adversely af- fects a child’s educational performance but that is not included under the defi- nition of deafness in this section.
Hearing impairment means a hearing condition, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child's educational performance. The term includes those children who are hard of hearing or deaf.
Hearing impairment means an impairment in hearing, whether permanent or fluctuating, that adversely affects a child’s educational performance but does not include Deafness.
Hearing impairment means a loss of hearing acuity, as