Topical issues of education will be discussed today in the National Library of Belarus in Minsk. The city pedagogical forum will bring together about 500 education professionals. At the meeting, the results of the work for the past academic year will be discussed. Goals for the upcoming year will be set as well. In total, there are about 1 million pupils this year in Belarus, including 110,000 first-graders. Two new schools will be opened for the new academic year. Also, in the next two days, district pedagogical conferences will be held, too.