Participants presented solutions using a variety of technologies, including online applications and games, websites, photo essays, online blogs/journals, animations, and videos.Prizes for the winners include laptop computers, school grants, and a trip to ThinkQuest Live, the inspirational awards event in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Six local students Azeez , Umar, Jazeel, Fazal, Aakil, and Rehman Abubakar of Amal International Schools, created an entry called “End Child Labor.” Mr. Mohammed Fazlaan coached the award-winning team
“End Child Labor” was awarded 2nd place in the Digital Media event, 19 & under age division. The entry addressed the issue of child labor through the creation of a website to raise awareness on the topic. The website includes detailed research about child labor and its impact on society. The winners were selected from among 7,603 teams and represented China, Great Britain, Greece, India, Indonesia, Maldives, Moldova, Pakistan, Puerto Rico, Romania, Singapore, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Taiwan and the United States