Average 4.86 based on 55 teacher ratings
Gillon is a History/Geography teacher at Takapuna Grammar School located in Auckland, Auckland. When comparing Gillon's ratings to other teachers in the region of Auckland, Gillon's ratings are above the average of 4.59 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Takapuna Grammar School is 4.37 stars.
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She doesn't believe what she 'should' but actually wuestions things. She is brilliant and brings new ideas and information to the classroom. Execellent teacher, very happy to have her this year. :))

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best teacher ive ever had

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One of the best teachers the school has got!

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Excellent teacher. What has been said about her in the media is a lie, the journalist's daughter is in ms gillons class - PURE corruption of the media and this whole story was cunningly planned.

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ms. gillons my form teacher nd man she is awesome. doesnt care if u miss a day u dnt even need to bring a note. or if u miss form period. aweeeesome.

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Best teacher I've got this year.

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mrs gillon is the best teacher tgs has ever had. for example she won the teacher of the year award last year doesnt that say enough?

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She's a man child

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What a shame those precius girls are still dissing Mrs G. dont worry teach u r my No1

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i cant blieve dis is still goin on. noone blieve those lies about mrs g. great class and fab teacher. cant say that bout most. I agree evreone stop getting that lying sundy herald

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Mrs G is a fabulous teacher, hope my bro has her next year he needs to think proper. She didnt say that it happened just that we cant believe all we see or read but need to think. That paper proved it

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We should lern bout holocaust as they persecuted teachers and stopped thinkers. They also got kids to spy on others just like is happen here. I agree get others to stop getting the paper

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I dont even no this teacher and still I think she shounds awsome. I hope that what ever has happened to you, you pull though! You've got a great team of support behind you with some of these students!

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why r students being used by the papers 2 harass and photo our teachers esp own children..shame. these lies and spys need 2 stop. this like in germany. da reportr needs 2 go 2 thinking classes.

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All sides should be explained in class - not just da version of history that American girls want to here! MrsG never said man didn't land on the moon. Used doco to get us thinking about what were told

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mrs. gillon should not be reprimanded for doing something that more teachers need to be doing. she has the confidence to question what she is teaching and what were are being told is right by the MoE.

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Ms Gillon is the sole reason i got scholorship last year. The girl who's father wrote the article, and the other girl, who's father complained now think tihs is a big joke at school and are laughing

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A great teacher & beautiful person. She is gold. Simply the best!

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Ms Gillon should keep her opinions and conspirarcy theories to herself and instead teach the facts as she is paid to do. We students aren't interested in left wing soapbox politics.

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Awesome teacher- What do people think of a petition to show our support for her? It could be sent to the herald, dean of auckland uni, school, and hey- we could even throw in a copy for Rachel...

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Asking students to look at facts critically & form their own opinions should be applauded. Mrs Gillon is a good teacher who cares deeply about history - she made me care enough to major in it at uni.

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Ive been in her clases and they were cool. she made things interesting for students and it was good being able to discuss differnt topics. she didnt teach it but just used it to get us interested.

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Thoughtful, open-minded, friendly. A great teacher. What's this nonsense in the paper?? Totally false and I hope she sues!

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I read the article about her on Sunday. What a load of crap! Mrs G is the best teacher I've had and her lessons r inspired! Cheers Rachel for ruining the rest of our classes and undermining TGS

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Ive had her for a teacher before shes an amazing and lovley lady she makes her subjects incredibly interesting and whoever contradicts that has some issues they need to sort out with themselves

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kool

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the best teacha i have ever had!she has rightfully earned the respect of al her students!wat was said in the paper is completely out of context & shuld neva had been said about such an amazing teacha

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Gillons one of the most exciting and best teachers iv ever had, john hunter n his daughter rachel can go screw themselves, b-dog leva 06

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how can you nsay mrs gillon is a bad teacher she one one of the god dam best teachers in the world,any body who been in her class shld now that ,its those pc losers that ruin it for evry 1, jp leva 06

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Best teacher EVER so kool and so good at teaching whoever wrote that article is a cowardand idiot and obviously a terrible journalist!!!!

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BEST TEACHER EVER!! PEOPLE WHO CANT SEE THAT.PISS OFF!

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IM IN THE CLASS THAT COMPLAINED MRS GILLON NEVER DENIED THE HOLOCAUST SHE ONLY SAID THERE WAS NO RECORD OF HOW MANY PEOPLE WERE KILLED. ALSO IT SAID IN THAT ARTICLE MOST KIDS STILL BELIEVED IN THEMOON

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The only teacher that could possibly make history fun and make me really think about things. She never denied the holocaust and never would!!

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most awsome teach in enzed. Stuff in paper a whole load of lies. I wus there and it was kool. Not told as fact but taught to make us think. Obviously didnt work for idiots who didn't get it. Roo

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i just read that newspaper article, ive had her for two years and shes never denied the holocaust, that is so ridiculous. i can't believe a student said that about her.

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She is wonderful. her views may be strong, but at least she stands by them. You have taught me and my 2 older siblings, and i only hope my younger 2 have the joy and privilidge of learning from you.

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Mrs Gillon is an awesome teacher and she should not be judged by a newspaper article that has it's facts wrong.

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brilliant teacher, knows what she's talking about.

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Love Ya Mrs G!!! You are what got me to Uni this year!! Thank you so much for everything you did for me. Will drop by and see you before the year is out! XXXXX

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the best bloody year in my school life! i had her last year and now i dont. sad that... i like the way she bites down on others. makes class much more fun.

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Ahh Mrs Gillon you'll be rich when I become Prime Minister. Don't worry about saving for retirement. WE LOVE YOU!

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Greatest teacher ever! Good at explaining things, just a good teacher all round.

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I think one of the best teacher in the world. she makes me watch news which I merely watch in my free time. Also she is so nice to her student. I didn't know history was fun!!!

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this is one of the best teachers in tgs. i like all the videos

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defntly in top 3 teachers of the school. very very cool, can single you out every now or then but hey i guess its worth it in the long run?

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Best teacher at TGS. Makes history so interesting and keeps her classes up to date with current events. I learned so much in her class.I'm guttered im in the other history class this year.

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Really good teahcer, hard but fair. Gets the entire class discussing the topic with people's own opinions and also added her two cents which was good.

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She is the best teacher i have ever had at TGS. She makes history so interesting and knows so much about it. I love her theories.

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shes lyk ma fav teacher in the whole school

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Awesum teacher and cool with it. she brings history alive with lots of old things and helps us learn

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She inspired me to become a political leader! We need the nation's opinions voiced, and who better to teach us than her. Overall a great learning experience.

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awesome teacher she always tells it like it is but not sure about her conspiracy theories

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good teacher whos style teaching style works well for students

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Shes all good!!

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She does really care about what she is teaching but maybe a bit too many conspiracy theories rather then actual facts which makes studying for history challenging

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