Number 3(71), 2018 of the republican magazine "Pedagogy and Art", published since 2006, is intended to acquaint readers with the scientific publications of the faculty of the department "History of Kazakhstan and Social Sciences" of the Kazakh National Academy of Arts named after T. Zhurgenov. The journal is preceded by a scientific article by the head of the department, Professor A.Sh. Alimzhanova "Mamandygym - maktanyshym", in which the author tells about the experience of the teaching staff of the department in the preparation of competitive specialists in the field of art. Also in the journal were scientific publications of teachers, based on the humanistic ideas and strategies of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan N.A. Nazarbayev.