Nagpur Bureau : A sincere, simple educator with a passion for knowledge, Ms.Mallika Kaleem, a college lecturer, from the city of Nagpur has emerged the WINNER of the World
Teachers Quiz 2020. She won the title from a staggering 11,633 teachers from 12
countries that took part in the quiz.
The global celebratory event is a tribute to teachers across the world for their
outstanding work and contribution in these trying times. The quiz was organised by
a leading global portal for educators ‘TeacherTribe.world’ in association with
software giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS iON).
Ms.Kaleem, who had won her semi-final in a truly dramatic manner, beating Ms.KaBeri, a teacher from the United States of America, was in brilliant form as she won
the World Final of the quiz getting past Mr.Vijai Rajagopal from Bengaluru. The
quiz premiered on October 15, 2020 to celebrate the birth anniversary of Dr.APJ
Abdul Kalam on whose advise The Teacher Tribe was started.
The multi-round global challenge witnessed 11633 teachers in the first round from
which 750 qualified for the second round followed by the round of 32 and the
round of 16 from which the top 4 will emerge for the World Final. The entire series
is co-hosted by celebrity quizmaster Giri PICKBRAIN and Ms.Rashmi Furtado – the
only professional woman quiz host across Asia.