Argumentative Student: Don't Make Threats You Can't Carry Out

When dealing with an argumentative student, it's important to remain respectful and refrain from being sarcastic. Don't make idle threats that could fracture your relationship with your student.

Transcript:

In instances where I’ve had a student who it’s clear doesn't respect me the first and foremost thing I have to do is maintain that I respect them. Never treating them with sarcasm, never treating them with with a lack of respect because that will just promote that their behavior is correct and of course I don't respect them and why should they respect me. So making sure in that to never ever give sarcastic idle threats and to try to kind of push them and manipulate them but always remember to treat them as an actual person.

Thanks for creating your account

You now have access to 999 free download credits. You do not need to select a plan or take a free trial in order to use your credits.

Simply search for and open the item that you want. A counter will appear when you view an individual item. Note: the counter will only appear on premium resources, not resources that were already free.