Contacts

Program Information

Language.Learning@highlineschools.org  phone (206) 631-3035
 

Contacts

Marsha Riddle Buly – WWU FBTF Program Director

e-mail:  Marsha.Riddle.Buly@wwu.edu  /  phone (360) 650-7348 

 

Bernard Koontz – District FBTF Director , Language Learning and Teacher Development Executive Director Highline Schools

e-mail:  Bernard.Koontz@highlineschools.org  / phone (206) 631-3035
 

Directors

Dr. Marsha Riddle Buly is the Western Washington University’s Woodring College of Education Director for the Future Bilingual Teacher Fellow Program (FBTF). She is a literacy and bilingual education professor at Western Washington University. Past-President of the Washington Association for Bilingual Education, she is the author of NCTE’s English Language Learners in Literacy Workshops. Marsha works closely with OSPI’s migrant bilingual education office and with school districts across the state.

Bernard Koontz is Highline Schools Language Learning and Teacher Development Executive Director and the District Director for the Future Bilingual Teacher Fellow Program. Bernard works closely with OSPI’s office of Migrant and Bilingual Education, Chairing the Bilingual Educators’ Advisory Committee to OSPI.