Average 4.57 based on 37 teacher ratings
Joel Bleiwas is a History teacher at Newton South High School located in Newton Centre, Massachusetts. When comparing Joel Bleiwas' ratings to other teachers in the state of Massachusetts, Joel Bleiwas' ratings are above the average of 4.26 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Newton South High School is 3.99 stars.
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best teacher ive ever had... and hes really nice!

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mr. bleiwas is the best history teacher i have ever had!! he is sooooo smart!! and hes an awsome person, he actully CARES about his students and is just awsome!

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could be the best teacher ive ever had. what a great person. he was so nice to me, yet he always had high expectations of everyone. its a shame he retired

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you are my favorite teacher that i have ever had. yu are a walking encyclopedia and you are the smartest teacher i have ever had. thank you for everything!!!!!

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When I had Mr. Bleiwas in 1990's, I thought he was such an amazing teacher and person. He really cares a lot about his students which is nice.

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best history teacher i ever had... lectured but it helped me learn a lot thanx

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Best history teacher in the school

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Smart guy. His lectures can be very boring though. Very nice guy, but definitely a very hard teacher!!!

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You have to read the book for this class, because hes intense, and scary when hes mad. he knows everything tho b/c hes lived through most of the curriculum.

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His class lacked a lot of structure, I could do basically anything I wanted and it wouldn't matter as long as I got good test grades

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Best history teacher I ever had.

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knows his history very well, can answer pretty much any question u have, fair guy as long as u make an effort

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he is the absolute BEST history teacher i've ever had! I'm a junior history major at cornell, and i still haven't had a professor as good as him yet.

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the BEST history teacher ive EVER had. very easy if you listen and do the readings. def knows what hes talking about. PLEASE DONT RETIRE!!!

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he knows his facts cold-i bet he could tell u wen Charlemagne drank a cup of wine?! but hez just THE BEST, most interesting history teacher. shame hez leaving

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He is very knowledgeable and understanding.A nice guy but a little too serious.

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Great teacher...very knowledgeable. Had him freshman year, and even though I'm a senior I still like to chat with him because he's just such a cool guy.

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the coolest teacher in the school!!

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Mr. Bleiwas is sweet and adorable! Kinda hard, you have to keep up with the work. Classes are just discussions and can be kinda boring. No Homework.

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he knows everything. i dont even care that i got a D all year. too bad he's retiring before i can take his AP euro class, its supposed to be amazing.

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Very knowledgeable. Traveleved EVERYWHERE. All lectures and reading. Great way to make stuff interesting. Best history teacher's I've ever had.

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He is the beat history teacher ever. He is so interesting and he knows EVERYTHING!!! Although it is a hard class he makes me want to want to work harder.

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Mr. Bleiwas is so awesome-- he is the smartest man i have ever encountered.

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one of the best teachers ive ever had, nice and makes A-block interesting

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Mr Bleiwas is the best history teacher, eventhough i am getting a C all year long. But he is just nice... Though AP style of teacher, no hw~!

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He has a great way of talking and making jokes with his class. O yeah, he also knows absolutely everything.

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awesome!!

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same here. best history teacher i've had.

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He is a very nice teacher, but he gave hard test. Even though you are in his cirriculum 1 class, your class is like an AP class. But he is nice~!

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He knows his history, and if you learn well through lectures, he is the perfect teacher for you. HOWEVER, if you learn better with notes, he will not be a good teacher because he never writes anything on the board and has poor note-taking suggestions.

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Mr. Bleiwas is one of the most awesome and knowledgeable teachers in this entire school. He knows EVERYTHING and really makes the course interesting.

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amasing teachr~really knows his stuff~ has a passion

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Had him for two years, lectures a lot and easy class

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I think he's a great guy. He knows everything.

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he is the only teach out south i like

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He can be a little annoying, but compared to other history teachers he's really not that bad.

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