EduPaths CDC Provider

Informational Modules

Child Development and Care Provider Informational Modules

The Michigan Department of Education Child Development and Care Provider Informational Modules are available for free to CDC providers. These modules have been updated as a resource for providers based on feedback received from program administrators, providers, and partners across the State of Michigan. These modules provide helpful information and resources to support providers with billing and payments.


To access courses using the links below, you will need a FREE EduPaths account and be logged in. You can use this step-by-step instruction guide for assistance. Your EduPaths account will keep a record of the modules completed.

Child Development and Care Provider #1: Building Positive Parent-Provider Relationships

This module provides resources to support you in your role and helps you as you examine your business practices.


To go to this course, click Building Positive Parent-Provider Relationships.

Child Development and Care Provider #2: Time and Attendance Records

This module will cover what Time and Attendance Records are, why they are necessary, and how to fill them out.


To go to this course, click Time and Attendance Records.

Child Development and Care Provider #3: Provider PINs for I-Billing

This module will provide information on how to locate your Provider PIN for I-Billing, how to log into the I-Billing system, and what to do if you need help with your PIN.


To go to this course, click Provider PINS for I-Billing.

Child Development and Care Provider #4: How to Bill with I-Billing

This module will show how to bill for children in the I-Billing system, including billing for regular care hours, before and after school care, overnight care, and child care fees.


To go to this course, click How to Bill with I-Billing.

Child Development and Care Provider #5: How to Bill for Absence Hours

This module will provide basic information on absence hours for child care providers, and will show how to enter absence hours into I-Billing.


To go to this course, click How to Bill for Absence Hours.

Child Development and Care Provider #6: How to Back-Bill with I-Billing

This module will cover how to back-bill in I-Billing for a pay period you have already submitted billing for.


To go to this course, click How to Back-Bill with I-Billing.

Child Development and Care Provider #7: I-Billing - Other Functions

This module provides information on other functions in I-Billing, including viewing payments using different methods, adding and removing children to/from your billing invoice, accessing the official Time and Attendance Record, and how to access help online.


To go to this course, click I-Billing - Other Functions.