George Lucas Educational Foundation

Kimberly Brdar

Special Education Teacher

Kimberly Brdar is a special education teacher at The Center for Discovery, where she has spent five years teaching students diagnosed with complex conditions and autism spectrum disorders. Kimberly holds a BA in English from Binghamton University, an MSED in education from Dominican College of Blauvelt, and advanced study in autism from Arcadia University. When she is not teaching, Kimberly writes and paints with her husband and three children on their farm in Pennsylvania.


  • Assistive Technology

    The Benefits of Video-Mediated Instruction

    Using video lessons and an instructional avatar creates an inclusive educational experience for students with autism spectrum disorders.