Student's selfie with Coral Springs teacher in labor goes viral

Student says he wanted to capture memorable moment for himself, her

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – A student's efforts to capture a special moment in a classroom selfie has gone viral on Twitter.

The Coral Springs junior said the teacher behind him in the picture is pregnant and experiencing a contraction.

He said she is a great teacher and wanted to capture the memorable moment for himself and her.

At the time the picture was snapped, she was having a contraction and was on the phone with her mother assuring her everything would be fine.

Even though she left school and went to the hospital, she did not have the baby and returned to school on Thursday.

When asked about the response to his tweet, the student laughed and said he was very surprised by all the hits, which he did not expect at all.