Average 4.08 based on 44 teacher ratings
Lar Duffy is an English teacher at Gonzaga College located in Dublin 6, Dublin. When comparing Lar Duffy's ratings to other teachers in the county of Dublin, Lar Duffy's ratings are below the average of 4.48 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Gonzaga College is 4.51 stars.
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Love you Duffy

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They say primary teachers love their kids, secondary teachers love their subject, and leacturers love themselves. I think Duffy is like a college leacturerer

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absolute legend

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He is a hopeless teacher. He only uses one medium in his teaching - him talking. Doesn't spend a proportional amount of time on a topic in comparison to the number of marks going for that topic in the

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mr.duffy is the one of the funniest guys i know, cracks up my mates and me every day. Though he can get off the point too easily sometimes

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his general knowledge is unbelievable...smartest man i know

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funny guy, gives fare amount of homework, soundish guy all over

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hes ok but hes not very helpful and can be unfair

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Commentators: if this is the same Mr.Duffy I had the priviledge of taking English and Irish with, I must disagree. The teacher I had was always engaging and inspiring.

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lar is a very unfunny man.

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i'm gonna make everyone jealous! Mr. Duffy is my form tutor! we have him for english SPHE and film!sept somtimes he is hard to under stand he's not very co-ordinated but he's hilarious

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he is my form tutor i think he's cool, but i can't always be sure of what he says!

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Lotsa people dont like him, I think he's hilarious. Classic jokes, and i like his style.

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Seriously knows his stuff even if he sometimes doesn't explain it that well. Prepares classes though and re-uses jokes! Fair play to the guy, he tries to run the school.

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I don't care what anybody says. He's a legend and his jokes are classic.

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a Legend with a capital L

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Hes cool.very funny

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Would like him to hand over the reigns to someone else for the record, he's clearly incapable of not being lazy.

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Encouraged kids even when frustrated. A nice guy. It was obvious he would have loved to be a past pupil. Hung around with Ollie for this purpose.

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nice guy, just uses the jokes to spice up the classes and make him feel tough! intimdated by George Bush's intelligence. interesting classes. good guy!

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once you get past the the cynical problems he has, he's actually a good guy. i was one of the few who actually enjoyed film studies

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I fail to understand Lar's poor rating to date. Admittedly, he is unorganised, rambling and oftentimes unfunny. But this merely covers up the fact that he's an excellent teacher wh

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A nice chap. He doesn't teach very well, tends to go off into tangents. His 'I'm one of the lads' stance is hilarious, though a little sad. But, a good guy.

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Played William Burroughs tapes and gave us Clockwork Orange vocab tests; I'd go again. Although, I was 15, and he had the same taste in music as me. Oh dear.

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hes probably recording these messages and giving them to the police

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Lar's a good teacher,but he's incredibly self-obsessed and pretentious.Should prob quit teaching to rectify this.

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Reckons he Chandler from friends but although when he is on form he really makes you laugh not a bad teacher can't say he actually cares about his job too much.

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i had lar for 3 years, never got on that well with him but he's a great teacher with a genuine interest in his subject which he manages to pass to his students

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Good ole' Uncie Lar. Keep up the good work. And Citizen Kane didn't suck.

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A good teacher if one had a natural flair for english to begin with. However his classes were lost on me and I spent the entire time sleeping.

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Should try to make his anecdotes more believable. Does he really think we're that gullible?

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Can we have our yearbooks please? We've paid rather a lot for nothing. Thank you.

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Unusual style of teaching, reasonably effective. However, very pompous and quite condescending.

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yuo rule.

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cool guy, learnt loadsa interesting stuff from him that id never have known otherwise. deserves to be lecturing in college

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He blessed us all by introducing us to magical world of Battleship Potemkin. Hows dat 4 sarcasim Lar?

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Sat in his class doing nothing and got a great mark by just barely listening. Not as funny as he thinks (are any of us?!) but fair play. What's the taxi/wb joke

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Considering the amount of bad grammar and spelling on this page, Lar must be a joke. Repeated.

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Very funny, although he should probably correct work within the month that he gets it.

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Lar makes an effort but he needs to start correcting some work

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he's hip to the groove and thats good enough for me

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full of big words that he doesnt understand

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Lar's a good guy

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deserves the cool shades, great teacher. but, only if he never repeats that taxi man/w.b. yeats joke again.

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