Sep 13, 2007
Good teacher. Just don't get on his bad side.
Does he still teach at churchill? Flag Rating
Jun 07, 2007 Mr. Sunshine rules! He has a great sense of humor, and jokes with us students a lot, which makes history fun. On top of that I got above 100% on many of the tests. What a great teacher. Flag Rating
Apr 25, 2007 really nice guy if you need help with something Flag Rating
Mar 03, 2007 not only is he a bad teacher but he has a bad attitude towards his students, constantly makes fun of them and if he doesnt like you, he'll say the rudest and most innappropriate things ever. i didnt like him at all and i know for a fact that most of my class did not either. Flag Rating
Jan 12, 2007 use to be a good teacher. now his notes involve writting a random date on the board every now and then. i think he's just busy with his upcoming wedding.however thats no excuse to leave your students hanging.needs to stop cussing and flicking his students off, esp if he wants to be an admin. Flag Rating
Oct 19, 2006 excellent teacher...really helpful...he curves the tests ALOT so its easy to get an A or B in the class Flag Rating
Aug 25, 2006 I like Mr. Sunshine. he has a really bad temper, but most of the time he is nice and always is willing to help you. Flag Rating
Aug 15, 2006 he's a very good teacher, he helps you if you need it, and I like the fact that he's willing to let us have class discussions often..but he could tone it down a little with the cursing at students thing.. Flag Rating
Jun 18, 2006 Knowledgeable about the subject and can present it well. Also has interesting interactions with students... Flag Rating
Mar 04, 2006 Look, aside from his boring lectures and hard tests he does int the end make the class kinda fun...how many teachers joke around like he does and still make you learn? I dunno but at the very least I look forward to something new each day with him... Flag Rating
Feb 19, 2006 Look, he may have a poor sense of humor but at least he tries to make class interesting. And if you ever meet with him for help he really tries to help you. Flag Rating
Jan 15, 2006
He said that if his classes averaged a 4 or higher on the AP exams('04-05) he would dye his hair blond.. Alas, our avg scores were a 4.28 and he has YET to dye his hair!
Tests are very hard.
Quizzes are mediocre.
In class essays are graded more for grammar and coherence and less on historical details and concepts. Flag Rating
Dec 19, 2005 aite basically, hes a really chill guy. i dunno wth yall are talkin bout him grading hard, he curves his tests more than reasonably, and discusses the probs u have wit his tests. about his teaching style, hes a lecturer, thas wat he does; if u can pay attention (which, granted, is difficult), yull learn the material. Flag Rating
Oct 31, 2005 Sunshine has a "unique" personality. On terms of being a teacher, well he sucks. Personally, he made me hate history. He is unreasonable on grading essays and his quizzes are too vague. Flag Rating
Oct 28, 2005 While he doesn't really seem to be that great of a person, as a whole (i.e., he plays very strong favorites; If you're on debate, he'll like you), he's actually a very good teacher. He made the class killer and then like everyone aced the AP (lotsa 4's, and a disproportionate number of 5's). Flag Rating
Aug 12, 2005 I think he's a cool guy, but the AP World class is poorly taught. He *tought* us practically nothing, it was all "go read a book and we'll talk about it". A teacher should teach, not rely on his students to read the book and teach themselves, it's like he's only there to test us and nothing else. Flag Rating
Nov 11, 2004 he blows, by far the worst teacher i have ever had Flag Rating
Aug 29, 2004 He is one of the only teachers in the building who takes a whole class to go over the tests and lets you discuss the questions :) + he makes fun of kids...funny Flag Rating
Jun 10, 2004 Once you get to understand his humor he is pretty cool. Tough grader but rewards hard work. Flag Rating
May 29, 2004 Mr. Sunshine is a pretty good teacher and its funny watching him make fun of people in class makes the class more intresting. The test are hard but he curves. Flag Rating
Mar 21, 2004 Mr.Sunshine is a great teacher. I had him for debate as well and he has a great sense of humor. Espically when it comes to waking up people who fall asleep! Flag Rating
Feb 20, 2004 Sunshine, dude, curb the jokes about me. I'm better than you in every way. Get over it. Flag Rating
Feb 01, 2004 really kool teacher... very easy to get an A in his class if you can just be a good student. work is pretty challenging, but hey, thats highschool Flag Rating
Dec 16, 2003 I hate this guy..he made me hate history and i hope he grows some hair and gets a life...grrr i have soo much more to say but such little room...too bad! Flag Rating
Dec 03, 2003 I always fall asleep when you turn off the lights and start lecturing us on the notes.You're BORING.Longest I've stayed awake: "Imperialism in the U.S began.... Flag Rating