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Tyneside Primary School Announces Renewal of Multiyear Partnership Supporting Student Success in Maths

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A Tyneside Primary School has announced the renewal of their multiyear partnership with Discovery Education, which has seen DoodleLearning’s award winning apps form a key pillar of their approach to teaching and learning in Maths.   

Acquired by Discovery Education in August of 2022, Bath-based DoodleLearning offers several products supporting teaching in Maths and English Language. Designed for children aged from 4 to 14 years, the company’s innovative apps have been used by over one million children in the U.K. and around the world. As part of the Discovery Education family of services, DoodleLearning is applying its educational ability to building and deploying affordable learning solutions for students worldwide.   


King Edward Primary School in North Shields integrates DoodleMaths – a revolutionary app which gives children a personalised programme – into Maths instruction in years 1,2, and 3.  Using the latest adaptive technology, the app boosts children’s confidence and ability in Maths, equipping them with the numeracy skills they need for success.   

Designed by teachers for teachers, DoodleMaths combines high-quality digital content with educational supports to encourage children to learn in an engaging and personal way. Accessible anywhere, DoodleMaths are used by King Edward pupils in the classroom and at home.   

 Year 6 Teacher and Maths Lead Louise Forbes is already using DoodleMaths to create personalised learning programmes for her students. Louise was recently recognised as DoodleLearning’s ‘Teacher of the Week.’  

 Louise Forbes said, “At King Edward Primary School we deliver a bespoke curriculum, which responds directly to our children’s interests and needs. DoodleMaths is a perfect fit because it delivers individualised learning. The app is highly intuitive and is helping our students to make excellent progress. DoodleMaths explores numerical reasoning and problem solving in a fun, approachable way, giving children core skills they can use in the classroom – and beyond!”  

 Freya Gillott, School Success Advisor at Discovery Education said, “Discovery Education is excited to continue its partnership with King Edward Primary School. The addition of DoodleMaths to the school’s suite of digital resources has deepened student engagement and achievement in Maths. We look forward to continuing to support the school’s talented team of educators as a part of their students’ daily Maths experience.”    


Find out more about DoodleMaths at and explore Discovery Education’s award-winning curriculum-matched digital resources at   


For further information please contact:   

Angie Shatford, UK PR for Discovery Education:    


About Discovery Education

Discovery Education is the global leader in curriculum-aligned digital resources, engaging content, and professional learning for primary and secondary classrooms. Through its award-winning digital textbooks, multimedia resources, and the largest professional learning network of its kind, Discovery Education is transforming teaching and learning, creating immersive STEM experiences,and improving academic achievement around the globe. Discovery Education currently serves approximately 4.5 million educators and 45 million students worldwide, and its resources areaccessed in over 140 countries and territories. Inspired by the global media company Discovery, Inc., Discovery Education partners with local authorities, academy trusts, schools and like-minded organisations to empower teachers with customised solutions that support the success of all learners.

Angie Shatford, Press Officer

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