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Sue Tarr

Minnesota State University Mankato
Physical Education Teacher/ Developmental Adapted Coordinator
Mankato, MN
Sue Tarr received her MA in adapted physical education from Kearney State
College (NE) and her PhD from Texas Woman’s University in adapted physical
education. She has trained physical education and adapted physical education
teacher education candidates for the past 28 years, mostly in Wisconsin and
Minnesota. Sue is a past MN-SHAPE president and a current member of the
MN Developmental Adapted Physical Education (DAPE) Leadership Team. She
is also part of the Minnesota Department of Education Leadership Team working on MN Physical Education Standards/Benchmarks projects (review of standards/benchmarks, training materials for K-12 teachers & schools). Sue has also been engaged in the Unified Physical Education movement; developing resources for Special Olympics International and presenting about Unified Physical Education across the country.