book by Annie Murphy Paul, in the pop-science self-help mode, not to be confused with the similarly titled Andy Clark book which I also should read. Subtitle: "The Power of Thinking Outside the Brain" ok.
That's where this book comes in: it aims to operationalize the extended mind, to turn this philosophical sally into something practically useful. (p15)
Surveying the field: embodied cognition, situated cognition, distributed cognition. Cites Andy Clark. Gros, Philosophy of Walking
p8 defines growth mindset as the idea intelligence can be incrementally improved, is that really accurate? I suppose. Also touches on "grit", my god, all the recently-popular cliches are here.