Mary Hoeber

Mary Hoeber (Mrs. Hoeber)

Date of hire: 2008

My favorite children's book/story:

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Fun facts about me:

I am a docent at the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University. I was a librarian who automated libraries for 30 years.

Why did you decide to work with preschoolers?

I love working with preschoolers. They have figured out their world and are in the moment. I love being in that moment with them.

What do you love the most about teaching/working with little ones?

I love their individuality, their imagination and their basic honesty.

From your perspective, what makes the Children's Center so special?

The people with whom I work are gifted and extraordinary in so many ways. I love working with each person.