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.

Creating a Strong College Application & College Application Essay

The college application process can be daunting when there are many application requirements and deadlines. The first step in applying to a university is visiting the website of the school or schools that you are interested in. Make a table that includes rows for each college and columns for application deadlines, admission test requirements such […]

How to Stay Focused at School and Work

Focusing on one task at a time has become very difficult in our modern age with many distractions. It is not uncommon to have your smartphone next to you as you try to accomplish a task, only to find it buzzing with texts, social media alerts, and weather updates every few minutes. In order to […]

Back to School: Preparing for Success

There was a man who lived nearly three hundred years ago and is still recognized today for his unique time management skills. His simple methodologies for time management set a precedent for success. This man was none other than Benjamin Franklin. Because of his intentional use of time, Franklin invented swim flippers at the young […]

How to Make the Most Out of Your Tutoring Sessions

Whether you meet with a tutor once per week or multiple times each week, it is important to maximize every minute spent with your tutor. Tutors are helpful in working through challenging content by providing encouragement, motivation, and clarity. For tutoring sessions to be effective for the student, it is essential that the tutor and […]

Focusing for Finals

When finals roll around, everything besides studying seems appealing. It is easy to find ways to procrastinate, or be completely overwhelmed with the amount of content that must be reviewed before finals dawn. Even though it may be tempting to put studying off until the last minute, consider the tips below to breeze through finals. […]

Benefits of Summer Tutoring

Summer is fast-approaching and many students are anxiously awaiting the final dismissal bell before abandoning academics for a few months. Ah, the joys of relaxation. However, many of us are far too familiar with the anxiety that comes with the new school year because many students have forgotten important material or feel unprepared for a […]