16 and 13 year old dating

08 Feb

*Looking for advice* my daughter Jordan is 12 (13 in April) and is in year 7 at high school. They go to the same school and have known each other for years.

He has been to the house a few times and seems like an OK kid. I read the forum heading a parents of teenagers not teenage parents : P Perhaps some of you lovely ladies can offer some advice from my daughters perspective?

I have told Jordan she will not be going to his house or going out on "dates" with him and when he is here they have to be in eyesight! I know what 16 year old boys want but I worry if I try to banish him she will rebel and go behind my back. I was a teen mum myself to my daughter, I had her when I was 19!

I have no first hand advice, but I would do the same as you.

That aside, your daughter is of an age where you should be talking to her about the importance of self respect, and her right to say no.Just keep an eye on them When I was 16, I babysat 12 yr olds. At this age and stage I do find it a bit weird even if he is nice.I guess all u van do is make rules and inforce them. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. In the United States, age of consent laws regarding sexual activity are made at the state level. Previously the Connecticut age gap was two years, not three. A guilty verdict would result in conviction of a Class A felony sex offense, with a mandatory minimum of 5–10 years and maximum 25 years imprisonment. Links to Statutes Cited (in numerical order) The age of consent in Delaware is 18, but it is legal for teenagers aged 16 and 17 to engage in sexual intercourse as long as the older partner is younger than 30. Definitions generally applicable to sexual offences. (j) A child who has not yet reached his or her sixteenth birthday is deemed unable to consent to a sexual act with a person more than 4 years older than said child.