BLP Learning – Muscles

"Building Learning Power is about preparing young people for a lifetime of learning." (Professor Guy Claxton originator of BLP)

What is BLP all about?

BLP is about learning how to be a better learner. The idea is that we all have ‘learning muscles’, just as we can strengthen our physical muscles with the right kind of exercise, learning muscles can also grow in strength and resilience.

  • It develops confidence
  • Pupils begin to understand how they learn
  • Children no longer fear failure