Average 4.01 based on 43 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 below the average of 4.25 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at St Pauls College is 4.11 stars.
3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity
4
Knowledge
1
Textbook Use
3
Exam Difficulty
5
Recommended
5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity
5
Knowledge
1
Textbook Use
2
Exam Difficulty

great teacher doesnt really use the book and puts you down when you get it wrong but really helpful overall

1
Easiness
1
Helpfulness
1
Clarity
1
Knowledge
1
Textbook Use
3
Exam Difficulty

DOESNT EVEN READ FROM THE BOOK ALL HE DOES IS TALK TALK TALK TALK TALK ..... HE MAKES STUDENTS FEEL LIKE SH1T WHEN THEY DONT GET THE ANSWER RIGHT TBH REALLY WANNA NEW TEACHER

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity
5
Knowledge

Brilliant Teacher. Tends to put people down for a stupid answer but it's funny when he does. Really enjoyed English when thought by him.

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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.

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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.

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

Thinks he's hilarious

3
Easiness
1
Helpfulness
2
Clarity

Hardly shows for morning classes. Big disadvantage when he's your english teacher. Comes accross with a very lax approach to teaching.

4
Easiness
2
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

talks wayy too much ! i had to switch to dowling cause i wasnt learning anything!

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

One of the greatest educators of our generation..

2
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

hes alrite knows his stuff

2
Easiness
1
Helpfulness
1
Clarity

one class in mourning-- always 10 to 15 mins late. get on his bad side and thats it. very boring

4
Easiness
2
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

He talks for ages and its so boring

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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!!!

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

Sometimes aggorant, usually negative, never properly prepared! He'll do his best to get you a good grade, good teacher.

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

brilliant teacher. thats all there is to it.

2
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

3
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
3
Clarity

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.

4
Easiness
2
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

4
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

1
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

good teacher

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

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

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

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.

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

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.

1
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

thanks for south america trip, it was emotional

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

2
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

he sets the standard for english teachers

1
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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.

2
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

1
Easiness
3
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

5
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

3
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
4
Clarity

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

3
Easiness
5
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

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

4
Easiness
4
Helpfulness
5
Clarity

desy the best

Similar english teachers like Gerry Desmond?

86 Ratings
41 Ratings
Niall Cox English
24 Ratings
13 Ratings
Stone Cold English
10 Ratings

Learn more about St Pauls College

5-star
80%
4-star
9%
3-star
5%
2-star
1%
1-star
2%
Based on 1,248 Ratings
St Pauls College is located in Dublin 5, Dublin with an average teacher rating of 4.11 stars. When comparing St Pauls College's teachers to other teachers in the county of Dublin, St Pauls College's teachers are below the average of 4.25 stars. St Pauls College ranks -- amongst all High Schools in the county of Dublin. Learn More