News and Events

The Importance of Failure: Presented in Geneva and St. Charles – 2017 Dates

Adam Russo, LCSW, will be presenting ‘How Letting Children Fail Today Leads to Lifelong Success’ to parents in both Geneva and St. Charles in 2017! This presentation is sponsored by: TriCity Family Services, Geneva Coalition for Youth, and in partnership with the Geneva, St. Charles, Batavia, Kaneland, and Central School Districts.   Geneva Middle School []

Watch TEDx Naperville Talk – The Importance of Failure

Edgewood’s Chairman & CEO, Adam Russo, spoke at TEDx Naperville about the importance of teaching kids how to fail and redefining success for parents.  

Culture Doesn’t Teach Grit Anymore

I don’t know about you, but I’m frustrated. The more I look around, the more I see young people not being able to tolerate struggle and adults who believe its their duty to remove struggle from the lives of young people. It’s ridiculous. Let’s start with young people (ages 14-22). They are growing up in []

‘Importance of Failure’ – Adam in the Naperville Sun

Adam Russo presented for the parents of Trinity Early Learning Center in South Naperville Thursday, 1/28.  Here’s article from the Naperville Sun!

Adam Russo begins two year term as Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce Board Chairman

Edgewood is pleased to announce that its Chairman & CEO has been named Board Chairman at the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce.  The Naperville Area Chamber is the second largest Chamber in the state with over 1200 member businesses.  http://www.positivelynaperville.com/2016/01/16/53651/53651