Tallinn Education Department

There are a total of 195 institutions in the Tallinn Education Department's area of administration: 125 preschools, 57 general educational schools, 1 vocational school, 10 schools of extra-curricular activities, Tallinn Teachers' House and Tallinn Learning Counseling Center.

Mission: By thinking about the needs of the learner, we will develop the best, most modern and diverse learning environment.

Vision: To develop, in a professional manner, a quality environment for learning.

Area of activity

The Tallinn Education Department's area of activity is the managing of educational policy in Tallinn and administration of early childhood, general, vocational and extra-curricular education in the city's municipal educational institutions and other institutions administered by the Education Department.

Primary tasks:

  • shaping Tallinn educational policy
  • developing the learning environment and creating conditions for successful study and educational activity
  • providing consultation to pupils, parents and institutions
  • financing educational institutions



Last updated: 07.01.2020