Steve Sundquist http://www.kplu.org en Goodloe-Johnson fired; Enfield to lead Seattle Schools http://www.kplu.org/post/goodloe-johnson-fired-enfield-lead-seattle-schools <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-955561.mp3</p><p>Seattle&#39;s school board fired Superintendent Maria Goodloe-Johnson&nbsp;and Don Kennedy, the district&#39;s chief financial officer, Wednesday evening, as was widely anticipated. The votes were unanimous.</p><p>The action was swift retribution following revelations of a financial scandal that drew the anger of board members and the public.&nbsp;The board then voted 6-1 to appoint Susan Enfield as interim superintendent.</p><p> Thu, 03 Mar 2011 16:17:52 +0000 Jennifer Wing & KPLU News Staff 919 at http://www.kplu.org Goodloe-Johnson fired; Enfield to lead Seattle Schools Alleged fraud in Seattle Public Schools could mean staff changes, criminal charges http://www.kplu.org/post/alleged-fraud-seattle-public-schools-could-mean-staff-changes-criminal-charges <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-954238.mp3</p><p>The Seattle School Board could soon decide whether some district employees should lose their jobs over <a href="http://www.sao.wa.gov/auditreports/auditreportfiles/ar1005180.pdf">alleged fraud within the school system</a>. This week, the board expects to receive the results of an investigation into <a href="http://www.sao.wa.gov/findings/1003871.pdf">$1.8 million dollars in contracts</a> for services that might have never been completed, or even started.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 23 Feb 2011 23:40:10 +0000 Charla Bear 863 at http://www.kplu.org Alleged fraud in Seattle Public Schools could mean staff changes, criminal charges