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The Learning Experience
12631 Smoketown Road
Woodbridge, VA 22192
(703) 590-4740

Current Inspector: Donna Liberman (540) 359-5244

Inspection Date: June 1, 2022

Complaint Related: No

Areas Reviewed:
8VAC20-780 Administration.
8VAC20-780 Staff Qualifications and Training.
8VAC20-780 Physical Plant.
8VAC20-780 Staffing and Supervision.
8VAC20-780 Programs.
8VAC20-780 Special Care Provisions and Emergencies.
22.1 Background Checks Code, Carbon Monoxide

Technical Assistance:
Discussed tuberculosis screening requirements for staff, out of state background checks and requirements.

An unannounced monitoring inspection was conducted beginning at 11:40 a.m. and ending at 3:30 p.m. with the director. There were 116 children in care ages 4 months through 5 years old under the care and supervision of 22 staff. Classrooms, supplies and materials were observed. Documentation was reviewed including five staff records and seven children's records.

Information gathered during the inspection determined non-compliances with applicable standards or laws and violations were documented on the violation notice issued to the program.

If you have questions regarding this inspection, contact Stephanie Reed at

Standard #: 22.1-289.035-B-4
Description: Based on review of staff files, it was determined that the center failed to request out of state criminal history name search and central registry background checks for a staff that resided outside of Virginia in the last five years. Evidence: Staff #2, start date 4/11/2022, indicated on a sworn statement on 3/26/2022 that she resided in California in the last five years. There was no documentation of an out of state central registry background check request or an out of state criminal history name search for California as required.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.

Standard #: 8VAC20-780-40-B
Description: Based on review of documentation it was determined that not all individuals involved with the day to day operations of the center were of good character and reputation. Evidence: Staff files were reviewed on June 1, 2022. During review of documentation, it was determined that CPR and First Aid certifications for Staff #2 and Staff #3 were falsified. Interview with the trainer listed on the documentation verified that he had never been to the facility or conducted trainings for Staff #2 or Staff #3.

Plan of Correction: Not available online. Contact Inspector for more information.


A compliance history is in no way a rating for a facility.

The online compliance history includes only information after July 1, 2003. In addition, the online compliance history includes information regarding adverse actions that may be the subject of a pending appeal. An adverse action is not final until a provider has exhausted or waived all due process rights. For compliance history prior to July 1, 2003, or information regarding the status of pending adverse actions, please contact the Licensing Inspector listed in the facility's information. The Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) is not responsible for any errors in or omissions from the compliance history information.

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