Academic Affairs Office

TOTS - Student Organization

TOTS (Teachers of Tomorrow's Students) is a student organization at Muskegon Community College that began in January 2005.  The club is open to students in the education and childcare fields, or anyone that is interested in children and their welfare.

 TOTS Mission Statement:

TOTS exists for the purpose of consolidating the efforts of all students of education, to reach out to all children and help them succeed in every aspect of life.


  The GOAL of this organization is to enhance our education by:

  • offering our members the opportunity to attend workshops and conferences on childhood issues
  • inviting guest speakers to speak to our group on child advocacy issues
  • to be active in the community participating in various service learning projects

              It is our AIM to:

  • afford each member a membership to the NAEYC
  • afford each member his or her place at the MIAEYC Conference
  • help with operating the MCC/Pathways,MI Early Childhood Conference to be held here at MCC
  • host a TOTS children's activity booth at Mayfest

              Membership Benefits include:

  • a monthly newsletter to inform you of events and information
  • membership to local, state, and national education organizations
  • opportunities to attend seminars and workshops in an effort to enhance your education experience
  • networking with other students and professionals who share concern about young children, their families and their education
  • a great resume booster

             TOTS is a student affiliation of the following organizations:

To join please contact Jennifer Volkers in the Education Department at Muskegon Community College at 231.777.0397 or  jennifer.volkers@muskegoncc.edu