This www page has been consolidated in respect to Jan Lanzing. The page is kept just like Jan left it behind right before he passed away on March 3, 1997. Many links have become obsolete since then. Concept Mapping Homepage
Classification, Ontologies, Taxonomies Few things are more imporant (and more frustrating) than organizing and classifying content, material, and resources. For example, putting together this site required a many decisions about how to organize links in pages, folders, etc. Which should be combined...which should be separated. The objective is to follow a system that others will find useful (and will make sense). everything elearning: Doing: Classification, Ontologies, Taxonom
The semantic web has been touted as the next great frontier on the Internet. Teaching computers to understand how the human brain categorizes and thinks is at the heart of this concept and promises to open the doors to easier and more efficient access to information on the Internet. For educators, this means that information available to students is of a higher caliber than what is sometimes available with traditional web applications. 50 Awesome Semantic Apps for Educators | MatchACollege.com
Concept maps are graphical tools for organizing and representing knowledge. They include concepts, usually enclosed in circles or boxes of some type, and relationships between concepts indicated by a connecting line linking two concepts. Words on the line, referred to as linking words or linking phrases, specify the relationship between the two concepts.