A film about the restructuring of the school, teachers and students. Class of computers, high school students are engaged. Moscow school. The beginning of the school year. First graders and high school students are standing with flowers. School in the Ukrainian village "Prelestnoe". Schoolyard. Drawing teacher A.I. Shevchenko with students. Children make still lifes, school museum of folk art "Peasant hut", children in the museum are preparing dishes for the exhibition; a kerosene lamp in the museum. Assembly hall of the Moscow school, elections of the "Council of the Just". Teachers' conference, speakers: school directors Karakovsky, Tubelsky. The meeting room of the city administration of public education, on the podium the director of the school Khadaev, the head teacher Kezina speaks. Election of a director in a Moscow school, a candidate for the post of director MA Aryukov. The cameraman is filming.