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Anita Cellucci

Westborough High School
Library Teacher
Hopedale, Massachusetts
ANITA CELLUCCI is the Teacher librarian at Westborough High School, Westborough, MA. where she is also the K-12 Library Department head. As a Teaching Lecturer for Plymouth State University, NH she teaches an online course for children’s and young adult literature with a focus on social justice and diversity in the library. Anita is a past Director for New England, Region 1 on the AASL Board of Directors, past MSLA Advocacy Co-chair as well as a past President of the Massachusetts School Library Association. She is a Guided Inquiry Design Practitioner and has published a chapter, “Using Inquiry Tools to Activate Reflection and Assess Student Learning” in the book Guided Inquiry Design in Action: High School. Anita has also published other chapters in collaborative books as well as articles in publications such as School Library Journal, Teacher Librarian and was previuosly a monthly columnist for School Library Connection’s “Full Voice”. She is the recipient of the MSLA Service Award 2017, MSLA Seal of Excellence 2016-2019, and AASL Social Media Superstar Finalist, 2018, Social Justice Defender Category. For her work in relation to mental health and social-emotional learning she was named a 2019 LJ Mover & Shaker and received the School Librarian of the Year 2016 Co-Finalist Award. https://linktr.ee/anitacellucci