supporting special education in the Upper dublin school district since 2005

SPEAC © Copyright 2015

Our Autism committee is working hard assembling sensory backpacks soon to be delivered to all UDSD schools. A very special thank you to our committee chair Michelle Salerno Sigman for organizing this initiative and to all that helped with assembling the backpacks and fundraising.


UD high school mascot Clyde points the way to SPEAC's sensory break room during the Harlem Wizards vs UD All-Stars basketball game, Jan 25, 2020.  Thanks Clyde!


A forum in our community for parents and caregivers of a child with ADD/ADHD like symptoms  to make connections and get support.  Share your successes, ideas, and concerns with other parents.

A forum in our community for parents and caregivers of a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to make connections and get support.  Share your successes, ideas, and concerns with other parents.

MAY 14 (7:00 PM)
SPEAC Presents

Envisioning College for ALL Learners in Pennsylvania: Experiences of Families and Students
Zoom Meeting May 14, 2020 at 7pm
Zoom connection info below.

Join us to learn about post-secondary college programs for students with disabilities, sponsored by PA Inclusive Higher Education Consortium (PIHEC). PIHEC is a collaboration of higher education institutions dedicated to designing and supporting campus settings to facilitate an inclusive education for young adults with intellectual disabilities.

College is possible for your child! Zoom info to connect with us on May 14: Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 941 6739 6127
Password: College

Sometimes we all need a little support! If you are new or experienced within the district and want to connect with another parent who has a child with similar needs to yours, we can help! 

We invite all parents and educators to visit our website.  If you have websites or resources you would like to share, please email us and we will consider adding your information to our site. 

If you found something cool that helps your child, please share it with us.

Cool Stuff and some free or reduced cost programs. 

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Our Speaker Series and calendar of events is now available. Open to all.

Special Education Reports

SPEAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.   

Please consider making a donation today.

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 of Upper Dublin 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.

is as important as our children and their future!


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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.

Calendar of Events

Our Schools

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.