Who We Are

OSSPEAC was founded in 1994 with 12 charter members. Today, current membership stands at nearly 700 members. The Ohio School Speech Pathology Educational Audiology Coalition provides a united voice for those Speech Language Pathologists and Audiologists employed in the educational setting. Your active membership is vital to the future of OSSPEAC.


We invite you to explore our site, and learn about the legislative initiatives we sponsor, the educational resources we provide, and the scholarship and grant assistance provided by our organization.


Our Mission: Removing communication barriers for Ohio’s children


Our Vision: Providing support for all of Ohio school-based professionals delivering speech, language, and hearing services


Our Values: Collaboration, excellence, professionalism and leadership


OSSPEAC is dedicated to carrying out its unique purpose in providing support for Ohio’s children with speech, language and hearing disabilities and the professionals who serve them. OSSPEAC is the only organization of its kind in the US.

Join OSSPEAC to:

  • Connect with colleagues
  • Access outstanding professional development through our annual conference and regional events
  • Find support for your students through grants and scholarships
  • Advocate for your profession


The Communicator

OSSPEAC publishes a quarterly newsletter, The Communicator, for members.  Please visit our Membership page for information about joining OSSPEAC.