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Education to all, the handicap door buttons are not a toy, and, should be used by those that need it. (IE: a person that runs and plays sports should not need to use it.)
While some buildings have handicap entrances, they do not have handicap entrances to offices/rooms inside, including bathrooms.
Parents often have to get over their own ableism and not be ashamed to encourage their kids to use the legal right to accommodations.
Parents should explain to their children why another child looks or acts different than they do, rather than just letting them stare and wonder.