Average 2.64 based on 28 teacher ratings
Edward Hitchcock is a Physics teacher at Bayview Glen School located in Toronto, Ontario. When comparing Edward Hitchcock's ratings to other teachers in the province of Ontario, Edward Hitchcock's ratings are below the average of 4.17 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Bayview Glen School is 4.17 stars.
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I was warned about how bad this teacher is and they were totally right. He was too lazy to teach the kids how to perform proper labs. They all became make work home projects. The student even had to learn all the physics for the labs themselves. What should have been 1 hr in class lab turned into expensive 12 hr projects at home. To keep parents happy and marks higher, he lets kids repeat parts of their tests over and over again till they get a good mark. This is not what I'm paying for.

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this man just left the class mid-sentence and he still hasn't returned

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This man can't teach. Nobody in class pays attention to him, people are either playing games on their tablets or sleeping, and he spends all of the class on youtube watching other people teaching science because he doesn't know how to teach. So confusing and almost impossible to learn anything from this guy

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Mr Hitchcock is very difficult to understand. Half of the class he is on google images trying to find a photo for the class' lesson. He wastes time, is unclear, and iis bad at expressing ideas. He only starts to try teaching when the principal walks in to observe the class. The moments I learned the most was when the principal was aiding him.

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He answers student's question with questions. It is really hard to learn from him. When i sit in class it is so confusing it is almost to not feel like giving up and going on the internet

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awful teacher. so confusing during class. makes jokes during class unrelated to the material. uses his phone during class.

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He is awful. He can barley teach. A chimp would teach better than him.

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Worst teacher ever. He doesn't explain anything and when he does he is very confusing. His method of marking is really weird and is very complicated.

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Had to teach myself the entire unit... Going to extra help makes you even more confused!

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Mr.H if your reading this make your clases more interesting. Also do more formative quizzes to make sure we understand what your teaching us. Improve your powerpoints

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He can't teach which is why he make us watch crash course.

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Very nice guy. Will always help you if you need it (take iniative and go to him!). During class, when he teaches, not necessarily a bad teacher. Does tend to go off on some tangents but understandable. Perhaps some more demonstrations would help. It can be difficult to visualize the mechanics behind the theory without seeing it firsthand. Maybe he should give more formative quizzes to make sure people know their stuff. Go Mr.Hitchcock! KY

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Freindly teacher, I also learned alot, one of my favorite teachers. without him, I couldn't have gotten into a good university.

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Very knoledgeable exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly exteemly easy marker, kind, cool experiments, good teacher.

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Class can be boring, But he is an extreemly freindly teacher. Probaly the nicest teacher in the entire school. I wish more people would appreciate him.

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Im a former student of BVG, grad 2001. Mr. Hitchcock was [email protected] at doing physics (in one class I had to teach him how to solve a problem) , but I got a 90something in his class so I don't care! And for the record unless you lot have wore him down in the past 10 yrs, he's a NICE guy!

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Worst teacher ever, I can't learn anything from him, It's impossible to talk to him without it being social awkward, and worst of all, He singles out everybody that doesn't understand the material, Mostly 3/4 of the class, and pays his attention to the people that get it.

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I had hitchcock before and maybe took a while to figure him out. there was some boring stuff but i eventually figured out that if i actually paid attention it made sense. I couldn't figure out though why some people were taking the course when they clearly didn't give a [email protected] about physics.

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man he just can't teach, all of his classes are so boring dame

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As a teacher Hitchcock is very on-and-off. Its very easy to tell the material he enjoys teaching cause you actually get it, then theres the stuff that becomes monotonous and it really just bores the [email protected] outa you. Delivery is dull, but when he does experiments/in-class stuff, its really beneficial. Its a dull class, but he doesnt truly make it much better.

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I'm not gonna start to go on and on about how much i DONT like him. I've never had a worse teacher, I don't get how he teachs plus makes it 10 times more boring then it already is..

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I don't think easiness really makes a good teacher, so that doesn't really matter to me. I think Mr.H can sometimes go on and on about something without realizing some people don't understand and when people ask questions the answer is sometimes not clear. I would prefer tests to projects, as would most physics students, but I understand the necessity of real application of physics. I like visuals in terms of graphs, but on the chalkboard, not the smartboard.

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Help me out - I need more than just "boring". Is it the material? The delivery? Or that you stay up all night playing video games so after lunch you need the battle scene from Avatar to stay awake? Would you like more visuals? Fewer visuals? More projects? I am open to suggestions. Mr. H.

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He is very nice. But so boring, I can't pay attention because I am half asleep!

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such a nice person but really boring

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I had him for a "sneak preview" of physics in Grade 8, and he made it really fun. He brought in one of those electro-balls that make your hair stand up.

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