supporting special education in the Upper dublin school district since 2005
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RAFFLE WINNER - Congratulations to Art L., winner of the SPEAC annual raffle for 4 tickets to the Phillies..
IN THE NEWS .... (click on the underlined text to read more.)
Open House - September 28 @ Upper Dublin Township Bldg, 7:00 PM
Get On Board - October 9 @ Ambler Skate Park. Reservations required. 10:00 AM
Raising Awareness of Special Needs within our Community - October 18 @ Maple Glen Elementary Library, 7:00 PM
A forum in our community for parents to make connections and get support. Share your successes, ideas, and concerns with other parents.
CONGRATULATIONS to Hilary Kingery, Autism committee co-chair, on earning certification in behavioral analysis. The Board Certified Behavior Analyst® (BCBA®) is a graduate-level certification in behavior analysis. Professionals who are certified at the BCBA level are independent practitioners who provide behavior-analytic services.
Special Announcement - Our 2106-2017 calendar of events is now available. Please See the Speaker Series section below.
UPCOMING CONFERENCES: Click link for information
INCLUSION CONFERENCE (Aug 24, 2016)
TENNIS BUDDIES PROGRAM - 9/17-10/29 Click here for information.
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The resources on this website, www.speacofud.org, are not intended as a recommendation, referral, or endorsement of any of the providers. SPEAC does not endorse any specific product, educational program, therapies, schools, service providers, practices of individuals, or websites. Information provided through this website is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended as a replacement for legal or medical advice. Outside links on the website are done so for informational purposes only. The Special Education Advisory Council of Upper Dublin is not responsible for the contents or accuracy of the materials linked to www.speacofud.org. We encourage users to carefully review and evaluate all services and decide what is best to meet the needs of their families.
2015-2016“Special Education Annual Review with Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Deborah Wheeler" - Review of district accomplishments and discussion of plans for the upcoming year in special education.
Our Speaker Series is open to all regardless of your school district.
SPEAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
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SPEAC is a district wide organization. Our members represent children with special needs throughout all the schools within the Upper Dublin School District.
The Special Education Advisory Council to the Upper Dublin School District is a non-profit parent organization. We support learning for all students and seek to ensure the needs of special education students are continuously identified and effectively addressed so that these students are given the opportunity to participate fully in the general education classroom. We provide education, information, support and resources to parents, teachers, school administration, and the community to increase awareness of the needs of these students.
In addition to our monthly speaker series, we host family events and informal get togethers for an opportunity to meet each other and discuss current issues.
Our organization is comprised of committees that focus on specific areas. If you are interested in starting a committee please contact us.
We are parents who want to help ensure the needs of special education students are addressed in the District.