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Shant Sahakian Elected to CSBA Delegate Assembly

Shant Sahakian Elected to California School Boards Association Delegate Assembly

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Glendale, CA (April 5, 2022) – Glendale Unified School District Board of Education President Shant Sahakian has been elected to the Delegate Assembly of the California School Boards Association, the leading statewide education association representing the elected officials who govern public school districts and county offices of education. As a member of the CSBA Delegate Assembly and GUSD School Board, Sahakian will be representing CSBA’s Region 23-A which serves more than 100,000 students across thirteen school districts including Alhambra, Arcadia, Burbank, Duarte, Garvey, Glendale, La Cañada, Monrovia, Pasadena, San Gabriel, San Marino, South Pasadena, and Temple City. He will be…

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Glendale School Board President Shant Sahakian Announces Re-Election Bid

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Glendale, CA (February 8, 2022) – Glendale School Board President Shant Sahakian has announced his re-election bid to continue serving the students, parents, and families of the Glendale Unified School District as a member of the Board of Education representing District D. During his first term on the Board of Education, Sahakian advanced 21st century academic programs that prepare students for college, career, and life success, supported initiatives that promote healthy, safe, and inclusive schools for all, and provided strong leadership in governance, transparency, and accountability. During his tenure as School Board President, the school district implemented a full and…

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GUSD School Board President Shant Sahakian’s Term Limits Proposal Approved by Glendale Unified Board of Education

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Glendale, CA (January 25, 2022) – The Glendale Unified School District Board of Education has unanimously approved GUSD School Board President Shant Sahakian’s term limits proposal. Sahakian first proposed term limits for elected School Board members in May 2018. Over the course of several meetings, he advocated for term limits and argued that it will be a good governance practice that expands and diversifies the voices who impact public education in the community. Based on the proposal, School Board members elected in the future can serve a maximum of three four-year terms for a total of twelve years of service…

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Glendale School Board Member Shant Sahakian to Host Virtual Office Hours

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Glendale, CA (February 1, 2021) – Glendale School Board Member Shant Sahakian will be hosting Virtual Office Hours for Glendale Unified School District parents, families, and stakeholders beginning in February 2021. The Virtual Office Hours will provide parents, families, and stakeholders an opportunity to have a one-on-one meeting with their School Board Member to ask questions, request assistance, and share feedback. Participants will be able to register for a 15-minute meeting that is convenient for their schedule. The meetings will be conducted via Zoom video conferencing. Extended meetings and phone meetings are available upon request. “I look forward to meeting…

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Glendale School Board Member Shant Sahakian to Host Coffee Hour Virtual Event

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Glendale, CA (April 28, 2020) – Glendale School Board Member Shant Sahakian will be hosting his inaugural Coffee Hour virtual event on Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 3:00PM to 4:00PM. The event will be livestreamed on Facebook Live, Twitter Live, and YouTube Live. During the Coffee Hour event, Sahakian will be discussing the future of the Glendale Unified School District including its COVID-19 response, transition to remote learning, and support services for students and families. The virtual event will provide community members with an opportunity to engage and connect directly with their School Board Member. “I look forward to having…

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Shant Sahakian Appointed Chairman of Glendale Arts and Culture Commission

Shant Sahakian Appointed Chairman of Glendale Arts & Culture Commission

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Glendale, CA (January 22, 2018) – Glendale School Board Member Shant Sahakian was appointed as the new Chairman of the City of Glendale Arts & Culture Commission with the vote of his colleagues at the first Commission meeting of 2018. “I am grateful to have been entrusted as the Chairman of the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission,” stated Shant Sahakian. “I am looking forward to our Commission’s exciting year ahead and continuing our important work of supporting, promoting, and advancing arts and culture in Glendale.” Shant Sahakian was appointed to the Glendale Arts & Culture Commission in July 2015 with…

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Shant Sahakian Sworn In to the Glendale Unified School District Board of Education

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Glendale, CA (May 1, 2017) – Shant Sahakian was sworn in as an Elected Member of the Glendale Unified School District Board of Education representing District D on May 1, 2017. He was elected on April 4, 2017, becoming the first Millennial and youngest School Board Member elected in Glendale history. “It is truly an honor to be a product of our Glendale public schools and now have the opportunity to serve our next generation of students as a Glendale School Board Member,” stated Shant Sahakian in a message to supporters. “I am committed to working with my fellow Glendale…

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