04/06/13 - Actually learned something for the first time ever in English. toooooo funny and I luv to come to class cuz of it. Took lots of time helping us all with our papers before the final versions were do. Taught me to believe in my opinions and write them in a way that makes me feel intelligent. Love this class. Show More Show Less
05/24/12 - Very funny. Full of sardonic wit and opinionated remarks. Perhaps the best English teacher at this school. Her grading is occasionally vague, and her multiple choice questions are often ambiguous, but her teaching style apropos of essay-writing is top-notch. Definitely not your average teacher. Show More Show Less
09/12/11 - Favorite Teacher EVER! she is so chill if you get on her good side, makes the funniest comments about everything! seriously, if you get her you are so lucky. Also, she taught me how to write a really good essay even with her really chill teaching style. The only problem is you get a lot of subs and she assignments may become a little confusing but Show More Show Less
03/17/11 - Unlike the other English teachers I've had over the years, Mainwaring has actually taught me how to write a decent essay. She challenges you to be creative and teaches you how to construct a good essay. She is also one of the funniest, craziest teachers I've had and she is very outspoken. The only bad thing is that she can give out way too much hom Show More Show Less
"why was 6 afraid of 7? cause 7s black" she actually said this in class
but shes so insane she becomes funny if you just stop thinking of her as a teacher and more of a tv show.
if you have her, heres a tip: get on her good side early and you dont need to work for the rest of the semester because shes too lazy to read your stuff and she just assum Show More Show Less