After Demi's last tour, she wanted to try teaching. She went to college, got her degree, and she is now teaching her first year of second grade. Most of the kids are great, but one is extra special. Seven year old Avery is just trying to survive the days. After having to do everything just right around her Mom, she goes to school to hide her secrets, only to go back to her abusive home. Will anyone ever find out about her secrets? Will Demi be able to help her? Or will it be too late before anyone could ever see past her smile?