This scoping report explores the concepts behind, evidence supporting and application of growth mindset through qualitative and quantitative research.

It explains the key concepts in mindset, and describes why mindset matters in the development of young people in various areas, from their academic attainment to their social and emo­tional wellbeing, character capabilities and other life outcomes.

As part of the project, Demos and Big Change produced a film featuring interviews with a wide range of community, business and sporting leaders: