Høyre leader Erna Solberg said they will put emphasis on reading, writing and arithmetic, and they will raise teachers' competence and strengthen school management.
– Conservatives will ensure long-term framework for higher education, research and development. The most important thing is to invest in research and innovation that make business and society capable to meet the challenges of the 21st century.", said Solberg.
She also stated schools will give each student the greatest possible professional and personal development based on individual abilities and interests. The basis for the Conservative education policy is the human need to learn. Each human being has an innate curiosity, a desire to learn and know more.