Can someone bad at public speaking become a teacher?

So I am currently in college undecided major but am thinking of becoming a high school history teacher. I get panic attacks when I have to do public speaking and I’m sure being a teacher is all public speaking all the time lol. I have a mildly raspy voice so I worry about it when speaking to a classroom of... show more So I am currently in college undecided major but am thinking of becoming a high school history teacher. I get panic attacks when I have to do public speaking and I’m sure being a teacher is all public speaking all the time lol. I have a mildly raspy voice so I worry about it when speaking to a classroom of students (currently in a speech class). My question is Can I somehow overcome my fear it should I think of a different career? I’m also so lost on what to choose for a major. I wanted to do nursing but changed my mind. I wanted to do computer science but am horrible at math. History was the only subject throughout school that I enjoyed and was good at.
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