The Sabo Center for Democracy and Citizenship offers publications to support the theoretical and practical work of democracy. To order materials, contact the center at

The Coach’s Guide for Public Achievement
This digital guide contains the material originally published in Building Worlds, Transforming Lives, Making History: A Coach’s Guide for Public Achievement, by Bridget Erlanson and Robert Hildreth, which is out of print.
Download the file here.

Training Manual: Developing and Preparing Coaches
by Margaret A. Post
55 pages. (Minneapolis: Center for Democracy and Citizenship, 2003)

Articles and Papers

We Are the Ones We’ve Been Waiting For: A Students’ Guide to Public Achievement
Prepared by students at Naropa University (2006)

Core Concept: Power
By Eric Fretz (2005)

Theorizing Citizenship and Evaluating Public Achievement
By R.W. Hildreth (2000)

A Tale of Two Playgrounds: Young People and Politics
By Harry C. Boyte (2001)

The Work of Citizenship and the Problem of Service-Learning
By Harry C. Boyte and James Farr
in Experiencing Citizenship (Richard Battistoni and William Hudson, editors. American Association of Higher Education, 1997)