Jean Pyfer, PED

Year Inducted


Career Field

Health and Recreation


  • Director of the Perceptual Motor Clinic at the University of Kansas
  • 1976: HOPE (Honors for Outstanding Progressive Educator) Award winner
  • 1975: named an Outstanding Educator of America
  • 1975: received Vision Service Award for Educational Leadership in Perceptual Training by the Kansas Optometric Association
  • 1975: received Award for Excellence in Contribution from the Central Association of Physical Education of College Women
  • Co-author of book Principles and Methods of Adapted Physical Education