Definitely a very polarizing teacher. Very smart and helped me a lot with my writing.
VERY hard grader. I am failing his class, check over my papers with him, and do all my work. Picks favorites and gives them high scores, while he fails everyone else. Does not even teach writing until AFTER everyone received a failing grade, when it's too late to pass. Vocab quizzes EXTREMELY difficult. When I talked to him regarding writing, he said I'm doing "fine" and sent me away, ignoring me. Is not concerned about failing students.
the best english teacher ive ever had. he really pushed my creativity and i really think he made me a better writer.
For students who enjoy learning and pushing themselves beyond getting a good grade, Mr. Quinlisk is the best teacher ever. For those who just want the grade, he will seem really strict and condescendi
Mr. Quinlisk was amazing! he was totally awesome... a bit of work though but was very helpful! One of the best teachers I've had in high school
Best teacher I have ever had. He made the class fun, but still I learned a ton about what makes good writing. And we got to watch Dead Poets Society.
He is the most entertaining English teachers i have had. he really makes writing fun, and he is funny.
Rough on students and picks favorites, but very helpful. Seems a little pretentious, but in a good, Dr. Frasier Crane way.
A good man, and good teacher, made me a stronger and better student in English, pushes you to work harder to your potential
He was the first teacher to actually reach out and tell me I have talent. The things he said about thinking and observing the world around me really stuck. That never happened with another teacher. :)
Difficult grader, but nice guy. He's always willing to correct work, even for another class. Funny and REALLY smart. One of the only good English teachers. Wally Wellness!!
i liked him better as a person than as a teacher. he reminded me a bit of Basil Fawlty.
I think he is an amazing teacher and writer. He has inspired me to write. A very hard grader, but it pays off in the end! Good for college recommendations too!!!