On October 5, 2017 on the basis of the Palace of schoolchildren and youth of Uralsk in order to summarize and disseminate scientific and practical international experience, to determine the priorities and directions of development of the educational system and additional education of children was held an international scientific-practical conference "New directions and prospects of development of the educational system and additional education".».

At the plenary session, a senior lecturer of the Department of pedagogy and psychology, master Zh.s. Ismagulova made a report on "issues of psychological health of children in the educational system and institutions of additional education".

The conference was attended by representatives of educational organizations of Aktobe, Atyrau, Mangystau, West Kazakhstan regions; from the Russian Federation: representatives of educational organizations of Samara, Saratov regions and Moscow, as well as methodologists of regional (city) methodical offices and centers, heads of educational institutions, Deputy Directors for educational work, class teachers of educational institutions; Directors and Deputy Directors, methodologists and teachers of additional education organizations.