Upcoming Events

Open Framing Sessions 

 

 

The Each and Every Child Framing Sessions will help you to understand what framing is, explore the evidence based framing recommendations and try practical exercises to support you to use framing in your own lives. Each of these sessions will be delivered via Zoom.

To sign up for a session, please follow the link for each date. This will take you to the Eventbrite booking page.

 

 

Introduction to Framing and Framing Care Experience

 

Our introductory session will introduce Each and Every Child and the evidence-based framing recommendations. Content will include:

 

  • What is framing, and what does it mean for how we tell our stories?
  • How can we change public thinking about care experience?
  • What are issue frames, values, metaphor and context and how can these be used to tell a new story?
  • What are mental shortcuts? What triggers them – and what are the consequences for communicators?
 

 

Wednesday 27 April 2022: 2pm-4pm

Tuesday 21 June 2022: 2pm-4pm

Tuesday 20 September 2022: 2pm-4pm

Tuesday 22 November 2022: 2pm-4pm

 

Additional Session: Framing Causation, Statistics and Analysis

 

Please note: you will need to have completed the Introduction to Framing and Framing Care Experience session before you can attend an additional sessions.

This session will support participants to explore ways to frame statistics and analysis when communicating about care experience to change the narrative. It will use insights from our body of research on care experience here in Scotland, as well as research on poverty. The session will explore:

 

  • How does the public respond to ‘unframed’ statistics and analysis?
  • What is motivated numeracy, and how can we navigate it?
  • A deeper dive into the role of explanation and causation
  • How can we make sure our data tells the story we want it to?

Tuesday 10 May 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 27 September 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 29 November 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

 

Additional Session: Framing Care Experience Creatively and Consistently

 

Please note: you will need to have completed the Introduction to Framing and Framing Care Experience session before you can attend an additional session.

The session will look at how you can bring frames to life creatively by considering bespoke exercises, examples and practice that you can use. This will also be an opportunity to share practice and ideas of how you could use and flex the framing recommendations within your work.

Tuesday 17 May 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 4 October 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 6 December 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

 

Additional Session: Framing Care Experience in the Media

 

Please note: you will need to have completed the Introduction to Framing and Framing Care Experience session before you can attend an additional session.

Framing Care Experience in the Media is a highly focused and practical session for anyone involved in media or spokesperson work – either yourself or supporting others. It will explore:

  • The importance of staying on-message – including the perils of myth-busting and crisis language
  • Sharing stories from first-hand experience
  • Using framing to pitch or respond to news content
  • Media interviews:
    • Staying in control and telling the story you want to tell
    • Using framing insights to bridge and pivot

Tuesday 24 May 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 11 October 2022: 2pm-4.30pm

Tuesday 13 December 2022: 2pm-4.30pm