Yishay Mor Profile Page


Name: Yishay Mor

Yishay* Mor was a PhD student at the Institue of Education and a researcher at the London Knowledge Lab. Yishay holds an MSc in computer science from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem.The current draft of his Phd thesis is available under a creative commons licence at:† www.yishaymor.org/phd

At the London Knowledge Lab he has previously worked on Planet, CoMo the Pedagogy Planner, Learning Patterns for the design and deployment of mathematical games and WebLabs. Together with Carey Jewitt, he facilitated the LKL workshop series on knowledge in social software.

Before that he designed and developed web-based network management software for Cisco Systems. His research interests include Programming as a constructionist tool in mathematics and science education, Open Source and education, Web-based systems to support learning communities and Democratic education.


Yishay's Calendar

Yishay Blogs at Yaba Yaba, Kaleidoscope, and the Knowledge in Social Software group blog.

Presence on FaceBook, LinkedIn, Pownce, Jaiku.

Link here: http://www.lkl.ac.uk/people/mor.html


*: See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesse

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Personal Website: yishaym.wordpress.com/



Papers (BibTex) (RIS / EndNote)

Pachler, N.; Daly, C.; Mor, Y. & Mellar, H. (forthcoming), 'Formative e-assessment: practitioner cases', Computers and Education .

Mor, Y. (forthcoming), Guess my X and other patterns for teaching and learning mathematics , in 'Proceedings of EuroPLoP 2008' .

Winters, N.; Mor, Y. & Pratt, D. (forthcoming), The distributed developmental network - d2n: a social configuration to support design pattern generation, in Peter Goodyear & Simos Retalis, ed., 'Technology-enhanced learning: Design Patterns and Pattern Languages' , Sense Publishers, Rotterdam .

Gens, L.; Paredes, H.; Martins, P.; Fonseca, B.; Mor, Y. & Morgado, L. (2009), MobMaps: Towards a Shared Environment for Collaborative Social Activism , in L. CarriÁo; N. Baloian & B. Fonseca, ed., 'CRIWG 2009, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) 5784' .

Winters, N. & Mor, Y. (2009), 'Dealing with abstraction: Case study generalisation as a method for eliciting design patterns', Computers in Human Behavior .

Pachler, N.; Mellar, H.; Daly, C.; Mor, Y.; Wiliam, D. & Laurillard, D. (2009), 'Scoping a vision for formative e-assessment: a project report for JISC' , Project report, Institute of Education WLE Centre.

Yishay Mor and Niall Winters (2008). Participatory design in open education: a workshop model for developing a pattern language, Journal of Interactive Media

Niall Winters and Yishay Mor (2008). IDR: a participatory methodology for interdisciplinary design in technology enhanced learning. Computers and Education, 50 579-600, Elsevier.

Yishay Mor, and Richard Noss (2008). Programming as Mathematical Narrative, International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning (IJCEELL) 18 (2) , 214-233 .

Yishay Mor and Niall Winters (2007). Design approaches in technology enhanced learning. Interactive Learning Environments, Taylor & Francis, 15(1):61-75. PD

Yishay Mor, Richard Noss, Celia Hoyles, Ken Kahn and Gordon Simpson (2006). Designing to see and share structure in number sequences. the International Journal for Technology in Mathematics Education, 13(2):65-78, 2006. PDF


Software patents

Gadi Berman and Yishay Mor (2007). Techniques for generating software application build scripts based on tags in comments (US Patent 7,222,333).

Yishay Mor (2007). Techniques for binding scalable vector graphics to associated information (US Patent 7,210,095).

Yehoshua Hershberg and Yishay Mor (2006). Techniques for binding an application with a data exchange format based on tags in comments (US Patent 7,155,705).

Yishay Mor and Kfir Waldman (2002). Method and system for providing a single object instance per client-server session (US Patent 7,107,575).

LKL News

Yishay Mor is featured in the following news items:
Wednesday, 23 March 2011Dr Yishay Mor announced winner of the second TELEARC award
Wednesday, 23 February 2011Formative E-Assessment - New Book Chapter
Sunday, 09 May 2010The E-Conference Producers
Tuesday, 16 March 2010LKL Makes the News in Nigeria
Sunday, 14 June 2009Call for Contributions
Thursday, 28 May 2009Formative e-Assessment: read all about it!
Tuesday, 01 July 2008Open Evening 2008
Thursday, 22 May 2008Internships with the Planet project
Thursday, 17 April 2008Are you using web2.0 in education?
Tuesday, 09 May 2006Fun 'n Games 2006 Workshop
Thursday, 23 March 2006Workshop series on Knowledge in Social Software
Wednesday, 08 March 2006Designing for learning

Full LKL news listing

LKL Events

List of events at the London Knowledge Lab with Yishay Mor:
Thursday, 13 October 2011Call for Participation Investigative workshop. "The Art and Science of Learning Design"
Wednesday, 09 February 2011From Action to Abstraction, via Conversation
Saturday, 17 April 2010Crisis Camp London 8
Saturday, 13 February 2010CrisisCamp Haiti (4)
Saturday, 30 January 2010CrisisCamp Haiti (2)
Thursday, 19 November 2009Digital Identity Writers Workshop
Wednesday, 13 May 2009LKL showcase
Tuesday, 28 April 2009Scoping a vision of formative e-assessment
Tuesday, 17 March 2009Design Patterns for civic empowerment
Monday, 02 March 2009Digital Identities Workshop
Monday, 07 July 2008Pattern Language Network workshop on ́Making Stuff Togetheŕ
Thursday, 03 July 2008JISC formative e-assessment practical Enquiry Day 3rd July
Thursday, 24 April 2008Learning in emerging markets - the impact of mobile technologies
Tuesday, 24 April 2007Creative Collaboration and Cultural Exchange in Second Life
Thursday, 07 December 2006Neurocosmology: a new master narrative in the 21 Century?
Thursday, 19 October 2006A pattern language for mathematical games
Wednesday, 13 September 2006mGBL Workshop
Thursday, 29 June 2006Knowledge in Social Software
Thursday, 01 June 2006The Design of Equality Statements
Wednesday, 29 March 2006The Fishbowl: Degrees of Engagement in Global Teamwork

Full LKL event listing

LKL Research