Office of Educational Improvement


OEI Educational Technology Team ADMINISTERS:


Learning Management System

  • Desire2Learn, or D2L, is the online learning management system for MCW. 
  • Supports learning content delivery, technology enhanced learning opportunities, and online learning strategies.
  • Allows for anytime, anywhere access to course materials, lecture videos, and content related to MCW courses.


Secure Electronic Exams

ExamSoft is MCW's secure platform for high stakes exams. By using this platform, MCW is able to practically administer exams and analyze resulting data. Further information is available on or the Teaching Toolbox. The Exam Team can be contacted at


Top Hat Audience Response System

  • Web based tool for interactive learning
  • Engages learners and promotes content retention
  • Individual student accounts provide real time information on engagement and learning.

Top Hat Audience Response System Request Form



Biolucia Virtual Microscope

  • Digital slide collection presented using web technology
  • Allows for personalized viewing of complex histology images
  • Available on and off campus with MCW credentials


Draw It To Know It

  • Engaging model for learning neuroanatomy based on guided exercises for drawing structures.
  • Based on 2nd edition of Neuroanatomy: Draw it to Know it by Adam Fisch, MD
  • App version includes a brain atlas, muscle-nerve directory and practice exams.


Anatomage Table

  • Life-size interactive anatomy visualization table  
  • Accurate anatomic details,
  • Compliments cadaver based dissection courses.
  • Invivo software available for custom 3D image development 

Contact LMS Help by email or at 955-4290 to request a demonstration.


Tablet Computing (iPads)

  • Supports interactive learning experiences
  • Allows for real time annotation of notes/class handouts
  • Supports Just In Time access to electronic reference materials and App resources

Faculty and Coordinators can check out an iPad from the Office of Educational Improvement for a period of 4 weeks. Contact Nadine Desmarais at or (414) 955-8880 with your request.


Whether you have a question, need assistance, or provide comment on services, we'd love to hear from you.

(414) 955-4290 (at MCW x4290) Option 2
Email Educational Technology

our team

Amy Bingenheimer
Applications Systems Manager

Lynn Lewandowski
Applications Systems Analyst, III

Larry Roscoe
Applications Systems Analyst, II

Greg Nelson
Applications Systems Analyst, II

Nadine Desmarais​
Administrative Assistant Sr.

Page Updated 08/03/2017