Average 4.57 based on 44 teacher ratings
Gerry Desmond is an English teacher at St Pauls College located in Dublin 5, Dublin. When comparing Gerry Desmond's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Gerry Desmond's ratings are above the average of 4.48 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at St Pauls College is 4.44 stars.
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great teacher doesnt really use the book and puts you down when you get it wrong but really helpful overall

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he knows what hes talking about very smart but strict teacher

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He is an amazing teacher and holds English in a high regard.

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Very effective teacher, and he knows his stuff. A bit sarcastic at times which can be a real put-down, but he gets the job done.

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Gerry is a very experienced teacher in both Geography and English, Doesnt like to open books much but thats the way he teaches, Anything that comes out of his mouth is worth writing down on paper.

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Good teacher

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Decent teacher, wouldnt give ye grief for being horribly hungover on a monday morning in 5th or 6th year coz he was as well.

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One of the greatest educators of our generation..

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hes alrite knows his stuff

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He talks for ages and its so boring

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SOUND

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gerry is a just the kind of teacher you wish you had for all clases. have him for english which is one of my current favorites. geography which is my favorite learnt so much in the last 3 years! ri!!!

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brilliant teacher. thats all there is to it.

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A brilliant teacher and a genius of a man, always gets the best out of the students he teaches! good man gerry

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The most sarcastic man on the planet. Picky and arrogant but a very nice guy if you show him decent respect. A very good English teacher.

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"I know where you're coming from, and understand what you're saying, but you're wrong!" Great man but very negitive

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amazing at english, cud be better prepared though.I improved immensely under him,was afraid he'd give me abuse for a bad answer,so I made sure my homework was always up to standard

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Great teacher. He never made it to class on time (especially Monday mornings.....) but nevertheless - great teacher.

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Great man! very helpful. has his favourites, but he's still a legend. can be funny when he wants to be

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good teacher

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great english teacher, a shame that i dont have him this year for english

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best english teacher ever. hard on marking which raises the bar. his arrogance is humourous. very knowledgable man

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Gerry Desmond is a good teacher if he comes in on time does check homework which is great . talks to much but gets the point across.

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Honest and frank. If you showed him respect he showed you it. Also put a lot of his own time into the rugby, fair play.

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Really knows his stuff. His frank approach to his students and his subject is both refreshing and effective.

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Legend and a half!!He´ll get you a high A or B in what ever subject you take!

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thanks for south america trip, it was emotional

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legend, just for taking the piss out of mr horan. if you were on the rugby team you were sorted. excellent sense of humour

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i think mr,desmond could very be the best nglish teacher in the city,got me through first year and because of him i got the best score in english and now me hon

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will respect you if you deserve it.deadly teacher.tells it like it is.

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top man.havn't got a bad word to say. higher enlish '04 was animal.knows his stuff.gent

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he sets the standard for english teachers

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U DIDNT WANT TO HAVE A CLASS WITH HIM IN THE MORNING. HE WAS ALWAYS DYING OF A HANGOVER THOU IM THE SAME MYSELF NOW. BEACHCOMBER 4 LIFE

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Brilliant teacher, the odd moment of laughter in class is about the most exictment you can expect...he knows his stuff and makes sure you know it too.

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Redefines the word sarcasm, "all right" and "you could say that..but you would be wrong" best catch phrase ever!

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Unrelenting pesamisim in all classes and seems to think everywhere outside Dublin is a dive

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Firm but fair. Very good teacher and worthy of respect.

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legend best teacher for learning, needs to lightin up on homework doh

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A good teacher but tended to be late very often.

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good teacher but saying "all right" at the end of every sentence gets very annoying.

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A great teacher, his class drags, but you actually know stuff when it comes to exams

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went from an F to a B in geo because of him

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desy the best

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Scary man, but a legend.

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