Developing a Growth Mindset



A growth mindset is “the belief that abilities and understanding can be developed”.
In 2006 American psychologist Carole Dweck introduced her theories of growth and fixed mindset in the book Mindset: The new psychology of success. People were placed on a continuum between the two based on their views about where talent comes from: is it innate (you are born with it) or can it be developed through hard work?