Zawiera: I. Theoretical foundations of pedagogical problems - discussion and polemics: The crisis of global neoliberalism and education; The potential of an (un)intimidated teacher; On the need of change in thinking about school and its causative power; The perspective and conditions of pupil supportive assessment in theory and educational school practice; New faces of a contemporary student - digital e-migrant; Traditional communication goals in the educational strategy of shaping the student; Moral education in China - cultural context, history, and contemporary practice; Conclusions from the alfred adler concept for the analysis of the meaning of life in contemporary pedagogy; Feminist critique of multiculturalism. Pedagogical aspects of debates on S. Okin paper „Is multiculturalism bad for women”? II. Practical application of pedagogical research results: The authority of an early childhood education teacher in the perception of children and parents; The potential of a child’s personal knowledge in the awareness of early childhood teachers - practical implications; The effectiveness of peer tutoring in the field of teaching basic astronomical concepts among older preschoolers and younger pupils. A quantitative analysis; The educational potential of the impact of music on integrated teaching; Early school mathematics education from the perspective of future teachers. Reflections after practical teaching placement; Circumstances constricting the didactic cooperation of teachers and students in their assessment; Profiles of social competence of academic teachers of military universities; Emotional intelligence - an indispensable competence in teaching and physiotherapist practice.