Hocus Focus

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Every classroom should be a safe, fun place to learn. The Hocus Focus project helps bring that concept into reality. It builds confidence and self-esteem. It allows students to see that success can be achieved through hard work and attention read more

Resources

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Hocus Focus™ offers parents and educators an easy way to incorporate magic tricks into an academic and functional curriculum including at-home programs, school curriculum, and professional development workshops. read more

Curriculum

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The HOCUS FOCUS curriculum features student-centered, research-based activities that will help your children develop important 21st century skills – problem-solving, critical thinking, flexibility and innovation, creativity, and social skills. read more

Research

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Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, a number of education researchers evaluated the effectiveness of using magic tricks with students with learning differences. Additional research (2010) demonstrated that the use of simple magic tricks can enhance the learning experience and improve self-esteem; however, this research also illustrated that, when integrated into core curriculum, it can provide significant advancements in critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and retention. read more

Latest News

  • Sun
    21
    Sep
    NATIONAL TELEVISION INTERVIEW

    On September 12, 2014, Kevin Spencer was given a national television platform to share the transformative power of magic in the lives of people with different abilities. You can watch the interview HERE!

  • Tue
    29
    Jul
    PREMIERE OF SHORT DOCUMENTARY

    The premiere of Powerful Medicine: Simply Magic took place in Portugal on July 17 to an enthusiastic response.  You can see the trailer HERE.