He has done a bit of everything and is always willing to tell a funny story about anything. I have always hated English but never minded going to his class. Aside from being an amazing teacher he is also a big teddy bear. Easy to talk to if life is hard and he advertises this to all of his classes. If I need to talk, he is my go to guy, and I know he has helped someone very close to me as well. It may be hard but seriously if anything is wrong go to English and ask for Gellert. He is magical.
Best teacher you could have he's so caring and helps you with what ever you need, he knows what he's teaching :) he's awesome
This guy here. By far the best English teacher I have had. He is one of the few teachers that gets almost ready to go to University. Other teachers baby you and give you good marks but he makes you work for your marks, and in the end your better for it. The guy is friggin' hysterical, knowledgeable, and if you put in the effort and time you will definitely see an improvement in your writing. Exams: he tells you whats on it, listen to what he is talking about on all the books and you will score.
A very fair teacher. He doesn't choose favourites like a lot of other teachers do, which I really appreciate. He knows what he's talking about and tries to teach it in an interesting fashion. Although sometimes his repetitive stories get kind of annoying , they are very interesting the first time you hear them. Easy to talk to, very helpful when you need it, and clear with what he is saying. He treats students like adults rather than five year. Prepares you for University. Not tough, just fair
It made me uncomfortable when he would sit with the girls in class to gossip or make comments about which actresses he drools over. Inappropriate stories which made you feel awkward and his class absolutely ruined my day.
As far as highschool English teachers go he is simply "...the best there is, the best there was and the best there ever wil be!" WHoooooooooooooo!
HANDS DOWN THE BEST TEACHER ON THE PLANT ABSOLUTELY HILARIOUS CHARMING HELPFUL CARING LOVING FRIENDLY GOOFY STRONG SMART INTELLIGENT UNREAL FANTASTIC AND JUST AMAZINGGGGGG
I think Gellert is one of the best people I've met in my entire life. He makes me laugh, helps me when I need it and actually cares about his students. A lot of people think that he is very unprofes
only teacher that prepares you for university, be prepared to work hard but it will pay off in the end, i promise!!!
best teacher ever! very easy going kind of guy, and as previously mentioned he does push you to do your best and he is very fair with his marking on assignments! keep up the good work mr.G!
One of the best teachers at Mayfield. If he sees potential in you, he really pushes you hard and makes you challenge yourself. He is demanding, but it really prepares you well for university.
he gave me a 57 and he's still sick (didnt do all work) his class was awesome and he taught me a lot about english. he got to know students and be their friends and helped a lot of kids with problems.
Really good teacher, helps you out whenever you need it, and also cares about your problems outside of class. Fun class discussions and you choose your own due dates! Best english teacher Iv'e had.
Mr. Gellert not only understands his students, he knows his stuff! He is very fair with marks. If you do the work you get the mark. Simple as that. His class discussions were very important because you get to speak your mind and not be embarrassed about your opinion. He's funny and makes Shakespeare fun to learn about. Thanks Mr Gellert for being a great teacher!
This is by far one of the best teachers at mayfield, he helps you get through anything, Mr. Gellert is an a mazing person.......WOOO
I think he should spend less time trying to be friends with students. Plus sometimes I found he didn't know what he was talking about. A little more professional would be nice.
He always helped mr through the rough times. I am glad to have shared two years of english with this man...Also, he likes Family Guy. How cool is that?!
he only pretends to care about the students he likes. very self righteous.
He was awesome.....I heard he left to cook but now he's back cause he love's mayfield!!
Had him in Grade 9. He was OK. I am now a honor student and attend West Chester Univ. in Pennsylvania, USA. To be honest, I didn't care much for his personality
i had a great time being in your class. you layed it on a little heavy at times. sorry i couldn't have been a better student. next time, i'll do my ISU. sorry.
the best teacher ever. i have never like english class before. sometimes class was a little oprahish (sp?) but thats what made them great! ah! best teacher ever
Gellert's class was os much fun! I miss it so much! He's a great teacher, and he actually got to know his class and talked to us like we were adults.
he is a role model and the coolest teacher I've ever had... thanks for making my last year of english worth while.
one of the best teachers I've ever had, no wonder past students like to keep in touch with him.
I had Gellert in Grade 12 english and he was by far one of the best teachers I've ever had! Classes were awesome and he really knows how to inspire someone!
Mr. Gellert gave his students an opportunity to talk about real issues...things other teachers wouldn't! He treated his students like adults and inspired them!
All you people dissing on Mr. Gellert dont know anything! Mr. Gellert was the best English teacher I have ever had. I wrote the best essays ever in his class because I strived to do my best. He was also a good friend, made class fun! Thanx Mr. Gellert
worst teacher i had at my time in mayfield. he is very proud of himself and likes to tell stories of how he is best friends with bill cosby
Spent time getting to know students instead of bothering to teach them English