Uma Venkatraman is a senior teacher with an experience of over 15 years of mentoring students. Currently she is working at Cambridge Public School Bangalore and is the Head of the Department of Social Studies and Faculty Advisor for multiple co-curricular activities such as Model UN Sessions, Funancial Quest program by National Stock Exchange etc. Ms. Uma is a Post Graduate in History and and holds a Diploma in Human Rights from Indian Institute of Human Rights. She has been a recipient of Times Award for Innovative Teaching, awarded by Times Foundation (TAFIT) 2015, and was a Regional rank-holder for Centre for Teacher Accreditation (CENTA) Teaching Professionals Olympiad (TPO) 2016. Ms. Uma has also received the All-India 4th prize in Quiz program for teachers conducted by Conquest in 2015, and All-India 2nd prize in the same competition in 2016.