Groups can offer a safe, protective way for kids to learn.
But at the same time, parents need to discuss not going too far too fast.
lol Also how do you feel about boys and girls going to the movies in groups etc. She is extremely moody and hormonal and, after talking to a few friends, I've learned some girls can start their period pretty early.
My own personal experience with my mom was a huge box of Kotex placed strategically on the top shelf of my closet. So, as you can imagine, I'm clueless as to how to even begin this conversation without crying (due to my own sadness that she is growing up) and scaring my daughter to death.
"But I didn't start dating until I was 18," says Mom. According to one survey, nearly half of teens between the ages of 11 to 14 years old are dating.
So, since you've found and explored a page like Quora and now are asking a question like this, I'm going to assume you genuinely want to learn about dating and how to make sure you can be the best kind of person you can throughout it. As long as you genuinely care about the other person and respect them, their way of thinking, their boundaries, their life, first (or one of the first) loves can truly change you for the better.
My girlfriend has a 12 year old boy that is truly driving her nuts.