Support & FAQs

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General

Introduction

What is Your Favourite Teacher?

Your Favourite Teacher is an online learning platform for GCSE students. We specialise in delivering comprehensive online learning for the core GCSE subjects: English Language, English Literature, Maths and Science.

All our learning resources are made by fully qualified teachers and loved by students!

What courses do Your Favourite Teacher offer?

English
GCSE English Language (AQA or Eduqas)
GCSE English Literature (AQA or Eduqas)
Level 1 and 2 English Functional Skills

Maths
GCSE Mathematics (Foundation tier only)
Level 1 and 2 Mathematics Functional Skills

Science
GCSE Combined Sciences
GCSE Triple/Separate Sciences

We also offer introductory courses in GCSE History, GCSE Geography, Sports Performance and Wellbeing.

Getting started

How do I change my avatar?

To change your avatar, once on the Dashboard, click your current avatar. Select the avatar the you want from the list. Then, press ‘Select Avatar’ to confirm.

Setting tasks and monitoring progress

How long does a lesson take to complete?

On average, a lesson should take about 30 minutes to complete. However, this will vary from student to student. The video for each lesson is normally about 5-10 mins long.

Technical Support

Student

Getting started
Using YFT

How do I start a course/lesson?

  1. On the Dashboard, click ‘View All Courses’ in the middle, or ‘Access Courses’ on the left hand side, to see the subjects that are available to you.
  2. Each subject is made up of courses, which are aligned with the topics on the GCSE exam syllabus. Every course is made up of several lessons. Each lesson contains at least one video, worksheet, topic page and quiz.
  3. Once you have selected a Subject and then a Course, you will be taken to the Course Page. At the top of the page there will be links for you to download the Checklist for the course, as well as any Teacher or Student Booklets.
  4. Below that, you will be able to see all the lessons, including how many topic pages and quizzes there are. Click ‘Expand’ to view the full details about a lesson.
  5. Click on the lesson title, on the relevant Course Page, to be taken to the Lesson Page.
  6. On the Lesson Page you will see the video for the lesson. Ensure you watch the video till the end to move on! Below the video you can click the links to download the Worksheet for that lesson. We suggest you watch the video and read the topic pages before you attempt the worksheet.
  7. Below the worksheet, click on the title of the first topic page to continue.
Monitoring progress

Parent

Getting started
Technical support
Billing & Payments

Teacher & Tutor