About Claire Cara

Claire Cara, Tutoring Coordinator at The Brain Domain, is an all-around team player. From managing social media to managing the tutors' schedules, she gets it all done knowing that her work enables The Brain Domain tutors to deliver student success.

The Purpose-Driven Semester

Many people attend college to get a degree in their field of interest. Whether you are attending college to broaden your knowledge base, to find out what you are passionate about, or to focus on getting to your dream job, the spring semester is the time to hone in on what matters to you. Before you […]

The 5 Ways to Love Your Student

A book that was published a few years ago transformed the way that families and friends communicated their appreciation for one another.  This book made people reconsider the way that their words and actions impact others. Have you ever heard the phrase “actions speak louder than words”? This phrase seems very reasonable to some; however, […]

The Keys to Parent-Teacher Communication

Communication is the most important aspect of any relationship, especially relationships between parents, students, and teachers. Knowing when to communicate and how to communicate will determine the quality of your relationship with your student and his or her teachers.
Communicate with Your Student
The first mode of communication should always be directly with your student. It is […]

Supporting Students for Success in the Classroom

When it comes to helping your student succeed in the classroom, there are quite a few strategies that you can implement outside of the classroom to support what is being taught in the classroom. Whether your students is in first grade or fifth grade, these tips will help your student have a solid foundation in […]

Which College Application Deadline is Right for You?

Being a senior in high school comes with many decisions, especially when it comes to the college application process. First, you must decide what you plan to study and which school(s) you would like to attend. After you decide on a major and a college, you must check their admission requirements including standardized test scores […]

Motivation to Maintain Your “A” Game

We’ve all been there. It’s middle of the semester and you find yourself knee-deep in assignments, waist-deep in exams, and neck-deep in extracurricular activities that leave you burned out.  Burn-out often results in us justifying our less than “standard” performance. The low performance begins to turn into a downward spiral as the semester progresses. Many […]