Ashley is avoiding school and her parents don't know why. Will and Carlton do some investigating of their won and find out a bully in Ashleys class is picking on her. The reason she has been cutting school. Though Will tries to teach Ashley to fight and Carlton tries to teach Ashley to solve things with words, both show up when it's time for the bully to confront Ashley. Later Philip and Viv find out whats going on and invite the bully's parents over for a talk. It turns out that Ashley and the bully make up in the kitchen and become friends while Philip and Viv and the other parents go at it physically in the livingroom.