Span classnews_dtjul 18 2010spannbsp018332the gender of your friends shouldnt matter as long as theyre good to you as for 17 being a good age to start dating i dont see why not thats actually a decent age considering 11 year olds are going around saying they have boyfriends amp girlfriends.
Span classnews_dtoct 26 2015spannbsp018332sixteen and even a bit older is a good age for dating provided that the teen is mature leslie beth wish a psychologist and clinical social worker told sheknows maturity can.
You cant be to careful these days if you dont feel your daughter is mature enough then you have to decide whether or not to let her date 16 is a good age to start they are old enough to drive and most of the time mature enough to date.
And it made me realize that we as parents have a pretty wide range of ideas on what age kids should be allowed to start dating and even on what dating means at various ages.
Focus on emotional maturity more than age its not just about your childs age its your job as their parent to figure out if your child is ready to handle the level of dating they have in mind.
For many kids 16 seems to be an appropriate age but it may be entirely suitable for a mature 15yearold to go on a date or to make your immature 16yearold wait a year or two you can also.
Span classnews_dtjan 06 2012spannbsp018332at that age you should be focusing on school so you can get in a good college so that you can get a good job and be able to support yourself having a boyfriend at that age usually never works out most guys at that age are very immature.
What is the right age to start dating girls my personal opinion is right about 1416 typically at this age one is out of middle school and all most of the weird drama associated with that age.
Span classnews_dtnov 07 2011spannbsp018332wendy s a mom of seven with an age span of 11 to 25 says that these group outings will ease both your childs transition into the dating world and your worries about it.