National Agency for Education (Sweden)

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Swedish National Agency for Education
Statens skolverk
Agency overview
Formed 1991
Preceding Agency Skolöverstyrelsen
Jurisdiction Government of Sweden
Headquarters Alströmergatan 12, Stockholm
59°20′8.97″N 18°01′52.28″E / 59.3358250°N 18.0311889°E / 59.3358250; 18.0311889Coordinates: 59°20′8.97″N 18°01′52.28″E / 59.3358250°N 18.0311889°E / 59.3358250; 18.0311889
Employees About 1,180 (2008)
Annual budget SEK 510,448,000 (2008)
Minister responsible Jan Björklund, Minister for Education
Agency executives Per Thullberg, Director-general
Ragnar Eliasson, Deputy Director-general
Parent agency Ministry of Education and Research
Website www.skolverket.se

The Swedish National Agency for Education (Swedish: Statens skolverk, commonly known as Skolverket) is a government agency in Sweden that oversees the Swedish public school system for children and adults.

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