|At yesterday's march to the mayor's house. (M. Klonsky pic)|
Jonathan Goldman, a parent and Local School Council member at Drummond helped organize the survey. He told the Chicago News Cooperative that the district seemed more intent on selling the seven-and-a-half hour day than on listening to parent concerns. He said district officials have tried to marginalize opponents of the C.P.S. plan as a small group of parents.
“If you’re really interested in fostering an environment of input and discussion, you welcome all the input,” he said.