Abusive teaching: Is this the way a teacher should treat a child who doesn't know the answer?

Parents are calling this teacher abusive

Patrice Waite
February 17, 2016 4:30PM (UTC)

The NYTimes released a video of a teacher from Success Academy in Cobble Hill Brooklyn, chastising her student for not solving a math problem correctly. The video sparked outrage among parents. Is this an example of abusive teaching? Watch this video to decide.

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