Live: school closures online debate

Last updated 08:15 18/02/2013
PUBLIC FACE OF BLUNDERS: Education Minister Hekia Parata.
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BIG DAY: Education Minister Hekia Parata will officially annouce the changes at midday.

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The Christchurch schools facing closure or being merged with other institutions are being told about their future in meetings today.

The announcement will be livestreamed on the Education Ministry's website from noon.

To keep up with the latest reaction on social media follow the live coverage below. To join in the discussion submit your comment below or use the #chchschools tag on Twitter.

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