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Jennifer Reifsteck is School and Teacher Programs Manager at the National Museum of Asian Art, which she joined in 2017.
She holds Bachelors’ degrees in Art Therapy and Studio Art and a Master’s degree in Museum Education. Passionate about museums and their mission to engage and inspire, Jenn has been creating experiential learning opportunities for all ages in the museum field for over 15 years.
At the NMAA, Jenn develops teacher professional development opportunities, produces print and online educator resources, designs school field trip programs, and assists with docent training.
When not engaged in museum education activities, Jenn teaches yoga and qigong as a Registered Yoga Teacher and certified Holden Qigong Teacher at a local gym.
Jennifer will be speaking at:
Tuesday, 7th February 2023
The mental health crisis is impacting children at alarming rates in our schools. How can museum programs help build resilience in children? Artful Movement, a virtual field trip for PreK-6th grade audiences, was developed with this goal in mind. Learn from participant testimonials and the creators of Artful Movement how combining slow looking, breathwork, and movement increases self-worth, joy, and a sense of belonging in youth. Leave the workshop with simple tools to become an agent for change.