Average 4.61 based on 37 teacher ratings
Derek Larkin is an Accounting/Business Studies teacher at Ardscoil Ris located in Limerick, Dublin. When comparing Derek Larkin's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Derek Larkin's ratings are above the average of 4.25 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Ardscoil Ris is 4.06 stars.
4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity
5
Knowledge
5
Effective
5
Parent Relation
5
Integrity
5
Empathy
5
Respect
5
Determination
5
Homework

best teacher by a country mile, the reason I became an accountant

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity
5
Knowledge

Very nice guy pretty sound and a good teacher :) He made sure everyone knew what they were doing and all ways encouraged to ask questions!!

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

What a legend :) And a great teacher

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Great teacher, i found him patient and nice and always willing to treat you as an equal

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

sound enough. Does his best to make things clear and ensures everybody understands. Very fair too, and does not give too much work.

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Aight Gary

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Great teacher, classes were fun.

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

just fantastic. wasted on some students who don't listen. gave me a love of economics and accounting(i later realised a/c is a snore). should be a lecturer

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

By far the greatest teacher I've ever had. There's not that many people in life you can draw such valuable skills from- as this man. A genius. Almost degrading teaching ard scoil

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
2
Clarity

Piles on the work...Good teacher, he tries his best to teach economics, but i dont think it's possible t teach a subject that makes NO sense!

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

finished school few years now .. that guy was brilliant at his job... a1 !! himself & kennedy were great for the hurling too... thanks lads

2
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

not great hurling coach, im a sub.Fab teacher thow T.Y.3 RULES

3
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

brilliant teacher,willexplain things 10 different ways until EVERYONE understands .. gentleman too ..thanks larkin

3
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

I ASKED HIM ONCE WHAT SIPTU MEANT AND HE DIDNT KNOW, AND I WAS WELL PLEASED. GOOD MAN LARKIN

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

Good teacher can get the most out of you. "Oi didnt ask ya to talk did oi?"

4
Easiness
1
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

NO way about it, it was his way or the highway no way to express any different ways of doing accountancy! was awful

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

superb teacher.brings out the best of your abilities.LISTEN TO THIS MAN

2
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

Can not fault his intelligence!! He should have became a professor!!

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

larkin was cool

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

had him from 3rd year to 6th year. an accounting genius. knows his stuff. no problemo with derek

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

listen to this man, keep quite, get an a1

1
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

Not always helpful. Made up his mind about me before i even got into his class. Never gave me a chance

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

a man of very high inteligence, doesnt waste time with wasters.enthusicastic,and efficent about when teaching,and all round nice guy+helpful out side of class.

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

An excellent teacher. The best business teacher in the school by a mile.

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Clinical,efficient and enjoyable.The teaching equivalent of a perfect market.

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

knows his stuff and is one of the best teachers in the school.he makes sure you understand the material and gives the student a lot of confidence.nice guy too

1
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Very good accounting teacher, I duno about writing out the economics book tho!

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

a Great teacher among many at the school. got me an a in the JC and an A in accounting and economics in the LC. gives students confidence. covers every angle

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

yeah good teacher. not a very fun subject. has a lot to learn in terms of what you should and should not say in front of students. condesending

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

excellentteacher..really on top of his game

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

3
Easiness
1
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

the guy hated me all the way up. no particular reason, just hated me. AIGHHHHT!!!! debit me a pint and i'll credit you a fry in the morning.....

2
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

A very good teacher but however not not a very nice person underneath it all. Can be very demoralising and condascending to weaker students.

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

A very good teacher. Explains things well and works WITH students rather than preside above.A quality thats very admirable:making acc v enjoyable n comprehensbl

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

IMO.. (of course it is!)the most patient business teacher in the school'right and answers everyone till they all get it'right.

3
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

good relaxed teacher 'right. knows his stuff 'right.

Similar accounting/business studies teachers like Derek Larkin?

Looking for similar accounting/business studies teachers?
153 teachers were recently added
by users just like you!

Learn more about Ardscoil Ris

5-star
70%
4-star
14%
3-star
8%
2-star
3%
1-star
4%
Based on 1,607 Ratings
Ardscoil Ris is located in Limerick, Dublin with an average teacher rating of 4.06 stars. When comparing Ardscoil Ris' teachers to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Ardscoil Ris' teachers are below the average of 4.25 stars. Ardscoil Ris ranks -- amongst all High Schools in the county of Dublin. Learn More