LIVE VIDEO, UPDATES, MAP: Full coverage of Board of Education's CPS closings hearing

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This morning, the City of Chicago's appointed (not-elected) Board of Education will hold a hearing and then vote on the proposed closings of over 50 CPS schools. Below, you'll find a live-blog of updates from reporters at the scene as well as reporters with parents and students whose schools face closure.

UPDATE: The Board voted to close 50 and hold 4 open as requested by CPS CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett.

Live video by Ustream

Below is a map which will be updated live as each school is voted on by the BoE.

WHITE = No Decision
GREEN = Remaining Open
RED = Closing
YELLOW = Delayed closing

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