To school staff

What fun that you found our site for school staff. We at Lantmäteriet think it is important to start working with professional knowledge in time. That is why we have created a digital material for you.

We support teachers and counselors

We at Lantmäteriet work actively to support teachers and study and career counselors to create paths between school and working life for young people.

Our offers are free of charge and vary in the different age groups.

Lantmäteriet's offer for primary and secondary school

Below we have compiled Lantmäteriet 's offers for primary and secondary school. We want to make it easier for young people to get an idea of what it can be like to work in our industry, showcase professions and tasks. It is an industry that private individuals usually come into contact with later in life, which means that several of our professions are unknown to young people.

Study and career counselors and teachers

  • Skype meetings with presentation of how Geoschool works for professionals in primary school.
  • Study visits, lessons / inspirational lectures for teachers and studies and career counselors in upper secondary school.

Grades 1-3 in high school

  • We offers visits to study preparation programs. The inspirational lecture is adapted to your wishes. These lectures can be about, real estate law, cartography, Geographic information systems, thinking about a new place for a residential area, a introduction to Geoschool and Vocational knowledge in Lantmäteriet 's industry.
  • Some parts of Lantmäteriet activities use mathematical formulas in their work Do you want to take part in materials in mathematics? Feel free to contact us!
  • We offer study visits to the head office in Gävle.
  • Geoskolan , map tools and lesson suggestions with information from several authorities.
  • Introduction to Geoskolan.
  • Interest test, do you want to become a community builder? (pdf in Swedish, new window)

7-9 high school


  • Geoskolan , map tools and lesson suggestions with information from several authorities.
  • Geoskolan is a suitable tool for teaching students to orientate themselves in their immediate environment.
  • Make a treasure hunt with the help of
  • Introduction to Geoschool for teachers via Skype.

Maps and geographical information for your students

Geoskolan is a digital learning environment for students in primary and secondary education. It offers teachers access to a free educational support that can be used in most subjects. Geoskolan contains lesson plans and a map tool with geographic information from the Lantmäteriet and other authorities. You can also find links to games and movies that you can use in your teaching.

Geoschool is made to be easy to use even for those who have never used it has the type of tool before. We are happy to support you who want to get started! Feel free to contact us and ask us if you have any questions. something or want inspiration about areas of use.

Do you want to download and use maps and geographical information in exercises and analyzes in a GIS, geographical information system? Contact our Geodata Support, and we will help with this.

Here you will find information material about us

Tips on movies you can use in your teaching

Maps in modern society

When do we use map information and for what - historical, present, fantasy and future? How can Snapchat see where you are? How to find Mordor ? And what would happen if all maps disappeared? Watch the film about the significance of the map (opens in a new window).

Geodata in society

What do self-driving cars, forest fires and missing people have in common? For everyone, geodata plays a crucial role. Watch the film about the importance of geodata for the development of society (in Swedish, new window).

Surveyors - a future profession

What is it like to work as a Surveyor? Here, surveying surveyors from Lantmäteriet talk about their everyday lives and how they are involved in shaping tomorrow's Sweden. Watch the film about what it's like to work as a Surveyor (in Swedish, new window).

System developer - an important profession for Sweden's development

How is it to work as a system developer? Here, a system developer talks about what a job in IT can mean. See the film about what it is like to work as a system developer (in Swedish, new window).

Measurement and mapping engineer - a profession for you who want to work outside and inside and be a clear part of societal development

Here a surveying and mapping engineer talks about his work. See the film about what it can be like to work as a surveying and mapping engineer (in Swedish, new window).


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