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A teacher in Burleson, Texas, is getting a lot of praise for completing her lesson plans while in labor.

Photographer Andrea McDonald of Rooted in Love Photography captured pictures of Jennifer Pope finishing up her lesson plans before handing them off to her husband, who was going to deliver them to a substitute teacher in the parking lot.

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She posted the photo to Facebook, along with some words of admiration.

“This post is about showing the dedication of a teacher,” wrote McDonald, who was a teacher for many years.

The photo quickly went viral, getting more than 21,000 likes and 7,000 shares.

Many people commented with their appreciation for teachers.

“I once went dumpster diving for a missing retainer a student accidentally threw away. You would be amazed at what a teacher will do for her students!” wrote Jenni Picard.

“Been there! I did my final grades between contractions. Way to go! You are amazing!” wrote Tabitha Benter.