Ashley was like many elementary school students. She was bright, inquisitive, and overly trusting: especially when it came to her parents and her teachers. One teacher in particular took a keen interest in her growing intellect and for a fifth grader on her way to middle school in a year, that meant a great deal.
Her teacher wanted her to stay after school sometimes so that they could work on extra assignments to presumably prepare her for advanced classes when she got into the higher grades. Little Ashley didn’t think anything of it. As far as she was concerned, she was just being appreciated and liked by somebody…