We teachers should remember to leave a way out to escape when scolding and correcting a student in private, aside. Look!
The point is to avoid to beat him too much: let’s leave him a way to apologize himself!
This is a humane way of scolding and correcting a kid or a senior student. Let’s facilitate him a way to apologize himself and facilitate him to be honest and sincere too, by for instance presenting him all possibilities and chances.
For example, when asking if he got to understand a class in English, let’s give him the ugly and awful answer alike: “Did you understand the class? A lot, very little, nothing at all, so and so, fifty and fifty…” / Photo from: www victoria ac nz