Teenage dating manners
For example, good manners call for looking someone in the eye and saying hello when being introduced. Teach your teenager to have a firm yet warm handshake and to answer questions politely of the person he is meeting.
Parents were much more aware of whom their children were dating and where they were going. Teenagers met potential dates either at school, church, youth groups, dances, sport clubs, or through their friends.The boy was expected to call and collect the girl from her home, usually meeting the parents.This must have been quite nerve-wracking for the boy.Adults can focus on specific areas to help teens practice good manners.Sometimes teenagers can be shy and awkward, so teach them the importance of a proper greeting.